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About Sidney Sheldon
Sidney Sheldon was a writer, producer and director. In the late 1930s, he started out in Hollywood as a script reviewer but he moved to Broadway, where he worked for a while on musicals as a writer. He eventually returned to Hollywood, where he would find fame as a screenwriter.
He is, however, probably known best for his work as an author of commercially-successful romance novels such as “The Other Side of Midnight”, “Master of the Game” and “Rage of Angels”.
He was the son of Natalie Marcus and Ascher Schechtel. He was married three times. He divorced his first wife Jane Harding, a year after their 1945 marriage.
His second wife, Jorja Curtright, died after over three decades of their union. His last wife was Alexandra Kostoff.
He received a Tony Award and Academy Award for writing “Redhead” and “The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer”, respectively.
He died of pneumonia on January 30, 2007, aged 89.
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Famous quotes by Sidney Sheldon
I admire people who are, by nature, kind and fair to others.Sidney Sheldon
I love the freedom that the narrative form provides.Sidney Sheldon
I wanted to make sure that the man who found the genie would not take terrible advantage of her, so he needed to be a person of integrity and honor - which is why I made the male lead an astronaut. The rest, as they say, is history.Sidney Sheldon
If there is any secret to my success, I think it's that my characters are very real to me. I feel everything they feel, and therefore I think my readers care about them.Sidney Sheldon
The Dalai Lama. He is a very wise man of great inner peace who believes that happiness is the purpose of our lives. Through his teachings and leadership, he continues to make this world a better place in which to live.Sidney Sheldon
Sidney Sheldon's Popularity
Sidney Sheldon was a famous American author, who was born on February 11, 1917. As a person born on this date, Sidney Sheldon is listed in our database as the 26th most popular celebrity for the day (February 11) and the 19th most popular for the year (1917).
People born on February 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Sidney Sheldon is the 674th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Sidney Sheldon's birthday, Sidney Sheldon is the 6372nd most famous American and ranks 155th in famous people born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
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