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Monty Woolley



b. Edgar Montillion Woolley, 17 August 1888, New York City, New York, USA, d. 6 May 1963, Albany, New York, USA. Woolley studied at Harvard and Yale universities. After graduation, he became an English teacher at Yale; among his students were future distinguished literary figures Thornton Wilder and Stephen Vincent Benèt. Woolley also worked with drama students and in the early 30s directed productions in New York of several shows. Abandoning his teaching career, he performed in... Read more

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