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James Baldwin (I) (1924–1987)


James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on I Am Not Your Negro (2016), À la place du coeur (1998) and I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1982). He died on December 1, 1987 in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, France. See full bio »

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 2016 I Am Not Your Negro (Documentary) (writings)
 1998 À la place du coeur (novel "If Beale Street Could Talk")
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Go Tell It on the Mountain (1985) ... (novel)
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Other Works:

Stage: His play, "The Amen Corner", was performed at the Saville Theatre in London, England with Claudia McNeil, Antonio Fargas, Julius Harris, Minnie Gentry, Leu Camacho, Helen Martin, Georgia Burke and Richard Ward in the cast. Lloyd Richards was the director. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 6 Articles | See more »
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The American ideal, after all, is that everyone should be as much alike as possible. See more »

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Attended DeWitt Clinton High School with photographer Richard Avedon. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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