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Edna Ferber was born on 15 August, 1887 in Kalamazoo, MI, is an American novelist. Discover Edna Ferber's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of Edna Ferber networth?

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Occupation writer,miscellaneous
Age 81 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 15 August, 1887
Birthday 15 August
Birthplace Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S.
Date of death April 16, 1968
Died Place New York City, U.S.
Nationality United States

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George S. Kaufman and her play, "Stage Door," at the Griffin Theatre Company in Chicago, IL, was nominated for the 2011 Non-Equity Joseph Jefferson Award for Production of a Play.


Pictured on a USA 83¢ postage stamp issued 29 July 2002.


"Show Boat" in the Center Theatre Group production at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, was awarded the 1996 Drama Logue Award for Production.


She is known for her work on Giant (1956), Show Boat (1929) and Come and Get It (1936).


The character of Jett Rink in her novel "Giant" was loosely based upon the life of Texas oilman Glenn McCarthy. McCarthy built the Shamrock Hotel at a cost of $21 million. It opened on St. Patrick's Day 1949 with a grand-opening party costing over $1 million. Ferber was one of the guests who stayed in the hotel, and after meeting with him, she decided to write a novel based upon his life. McCarthy sold the hotel to the Hilton family in 1955.


She made her acting debut in Orson Welles' 1939 non-musical, Mercury Theatre radio production of her own 1926 novel, "Show Boat," playing the role of Parthy Ann Hawks.


Won a Pulitzer Prize for the novel "So Big" in 1925.


Edna Ferber was born on August 15, 1887 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA.