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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:

His play, "Giovanni's Room," was performed at the Drill Hall Theatre in London, England with Bette Bourne, Ed Vassallo, and Peter Gaitens 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:

That the western world has forgotten that such a thing as the moral choice exists, my history, my flesh and my soul bear witness. See more »

Trivia:

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

Star Sign:

Leo

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