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Lillian Hellman

playwright
Born: 6/20/1907
Birthplace: New Orleans

Playwright and essayist known for her intelligent, melodramatic works that passionately defend social justice. Her plays include The Children's Hour (1934), The Little Foxes (1939), and Toys in the Attic (1960).

Died: 6/30/1984

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