Arthur Miller Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
October 17, 1915
Date Of Death:
February 10, 2005 (89)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Gender: Male
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Arthur Miller Biography

Date of Birth: October 17, 1915
Date of Death: February 10, 2005 (89)
Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Gender: Male

Miller (1915-2005) was born in New York City and studied at the University of Michigan. October 2015 marked the centenary of his birth. His plays include The Man Who Had All the Luck (1944), All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953), A View from the Bridge and A Memory of Two Mondays (1955), After the Fall (1964), Incident at Vichy (1964), The Price (1968), The Creation of the World and Other Business (1972), The Archbishop's Ceiling (1977), The American Clock (1980) and Playing for Time (1980). Later plays include The Ride Down Mt. Morgan (1991), The Last Yankee (1993), Broken Glass (1994), Mr. Peters' Connections (1998), Resurrection Blues (2002), and Finishing the Picture (2004). Other works include Situation Normal, reportage (1944), Focus, a novel (1945), The Misfits, a screenplay and a cinema novel (1961), and the texts for In Russia (1969), In the Country (1977), and Chinese Encounters (1979), three books in collaboration with his wife, photographer Inge Morath. Memoirs include 'Salesman' in Beijing (1984), and Timebends, an autobiography (1987). Short fiction includes the collection I Don’t Need You Anymore (1967), the novella, Homely Girl, a Life (1995) and Presence: Stories (2007). Essay collections include The Theater Essays of Arthur Miller (1978) and Echoes Down the Corridor: Collected Essays 1944–2000, as well as the individually published On Politics and the Art of Acting (2001). Among other honors, he received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1949 for Death of a Salesman.

Arthur Miller Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play
Arthur Miller, A View from the Bridge
Arthur Miller, The Crucible
 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Revival
Arthur MillerThe Crucible
Arthur MillerDeath Of A Salesman
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, The Ride Down Mt. Morgan
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Revival - Play
Arthur Miller, The Price
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Revival-Musical
Arthur MillerThe American Clock
Arthur Miller, A View from the Bridge
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Revival-Play
Arthur Miller, All My Sons
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Special Awards
Arthur Miller
 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
Arthur Miller
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Special Awards
Arthur Miller
 
The Lortels - 1998 - Outstanding Lifetime Achievement
Arthur Miller
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Revival-Play
Arthur Miller, All My Sons
Arthur Miller, The American Clock
Arthur Miller, A View from the Bridge
 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - BBC Award for the Play of the Year
Arthur MillerBroken Glass
 
Drama League Awards - 1994 - Unique Contribution to the Theatre
Arthur Miller
 
Olivier Awards - 1994 - BBC Award for the Play of the Year
Arthur MillerThe Last Yankee
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, Broken Glass
 
Olivier Awards - 1986 - BBC Award for the Play of the Year
Arthur MillerThe American Clock
 
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, The Price
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1953 - Best American Play
Arthur Miller, The Crucible
 
Tony Awards - 1953 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, The Crucible
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1949 - Best American Play
Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman
 
The Pulitzer Prize - 1949 - The Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman
 
Tony Awards - 1949 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1947 - Best American Play
Arthur Miller, All My Sons
 
Tony Awards - 1947 - Best Play
Arthur Miller, All My Sons