August Wilson Playwright

He was born on April 27, 1945 (died on October 02, 2005, he was 60 years old) . His nickname was Kittel Frederick August (birth name).


August Wilson was an American playwright whose work included a series of ten plays The Pittsburgh Cycle for which he received two Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. Each is set in a different decade depicting the comic and tragic aspects of the African-American experience in the twentieth century.
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Where does He lives?

He is living in Seattle.

Is August Wilson still alive?

No, he died on 10/02/2005, 15 years ago. He was 60 years old when he died. Cause of death: liver cancer. He died in Seattle and buried in Greenwood Cemetery .

What was August's zodiac sign?

August Wilson zodiac sign was taurus.

When is August Wilson's next birthday?

August Wilson was born on the , which was a Friday

Awards (15)

Nominated Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play in 2001 , awarded American Book Awards in 1991 , nominated Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1991 , nominated Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play in 1984 , awarded John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship ,


He graduated from Central Catholic High School and University Of Pittsburgh


Constanza Romero

Constanza Romero, American artist

He married with Constanza Romero (61), in 1994. August Wilson was 48 and Constanza Romero was 35 years old. After 11 years, 9 months, in 2005 August passed away.

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