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Irwin Shaw is ...

Born 27 Feb 1913 in New York City
Died 16 May 1984 in Davos
Age71 years, 2 months
Irwin Shaw
Irwin Shaw
Irwin Shaw de befaamde romancier (links) bij zijn bezoek aan Israel in 1949 tezamen met de toneelschrijfster/journaliste Luisa Treves (G. Roselaar) en de acteur/regisseur Karl Guttman van het Teatron Kameri in Tel Aviv

About Irwin Shaw

Irwin Shaw (February 27, 1913 – May 16, 1984) was an American playwright, screenwriter, novelist, and short-story author whose written works have sold more than 14 million copies. He is best known for two of his novels: The Young Lions (1948), about the fate of three soldiers during World War II, made into a film of the same name starring Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, and Rich Man, Poor Man (1970), about the fate of three siblings after World War II, that was made into a popular miniseries starring Nick Nolte. Though Shaw's work received widespread critical acclaim, the success of his commercial fiction ultimately diminished his literary reputation.

Notable work

Irwin Shaw has been celebrated for these works: