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Edwin J. Burke was born on 30 August, 1889 in Albany, NY, is an American screenwriter. Discover Edwin J. Burke's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Edwin J. Burke networth?

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Occupation writer,script_department,director
Age 55 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Born 30 August 1889
Birthday 30 August
Birthplace Albany, NY
Date of death September 26, 1944
Died Place New York, NY
Nationality NY

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Edwin J. Burke Height, Weight & Measurements

At 55 years old, Edwin J. Burke height is 5' 10" (1.78 m) .

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Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Edwin J. Burke Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Edwin J. Burke worth at the age of 55 years old? Edwin J. Burke’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from NY. We have estimated Edwin J. Burke's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Burke passed away after a short illness at New York City on 26 September, 1944. Not long before his death he had been working with Winfield R.


After working as a writer and director on many successful films, including Bad Girl (1931) for which he won an Oscar, Burke left Hollywood in 1935 and relocated to High Bridge, New Jersey. Edwin J.


Hollywood called in 1928 after the success of his first full length play "This Thing Called Love" (adapted for the screen in 1929 and again in 1940).


After running out of money during the 1919 actors' strike, Burke decided to see if he could make a living writing for vaudeville. Over the next ten years or so he wrote over 250 one-act plays and skits.


In 1910, after attending the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City, he began his acting career playing lead roles for a local Shakespearean company. Later he became a stage director for a traveling stock company.


Edwin J. Burke, one of first New York playwrights to move to Hollywood after advent of "talkies", was born on 30 August, 1889, at Albany, New York.