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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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His play, "The Amen Corner" was performed in a Classic Contemporary American Play production at the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles, California with BeBe Drake, Amad Jackson, Iona Morris, Lou Myers, Portia Realer, Riley Roberts, Pamela Shaddock, Michele Shay, Dick Anthony Williams, Felicia Wilson, and Hattie Winston in the cast. ... See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 6 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually. See more »

Trivia:

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

Star Sign:

Leo

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