Tennessee Williams
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Born: March 26, 1911

Died: February 25, 1983 (age 71)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Dramatist

Bio: Thomas Lanier Tennessee Williams III was an American writer who worked principally as a playwright in the American theater. He also wrote short stories, novels, poetry, essays, screenplays and a volume of memoirs. His professional career lasted from the mid 1930s until his death in 1983, and saw the creation of many plays that are regarded as classics of the American stage.

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