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Harold Pinter
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Harold Pinter


: 10 October 1930


: Libra


: 24 December 2008


: 78 years


  • Harold Pinter CH CBE was a Nobel Prize-winning English playwright, screenwriter, director and actor
When was Harold Pinter born?10 October 1930
When did Harold Pinter die? / Died24 December 2008
How many years did Harold Pinter live? / Lived78 years
Zodiac sign:Libra

Harold Pinter facts

  • One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career spanned more than 50 years
  • His best-known plays include The Birthday Party (1957), The Homecoming (1964), and Betrayal (1978), each of which he adapted for the screen
  • His screenplay adaptations of others' works include The Servant (1963), The Go-Between (1971), The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), The Trial (1993), and Sleuth (2007)
  • He also directed or acted in radio, stage, television, and film productions of his own and others' works
  • Pinter was born and raised in Hackney, east London, and educated at Hackney Downs School
  • He was a sprinter and a keen cricket player, acting in school plays and writing poetry
  • He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art but did not complete the course
  • He was fined for refusing National service as a conscientious objector
  • Subsequently, he continued training at the Central School of Speech and Drama and worked in repertory theatre in Ireland and England
  • In 1956 he married actress Vivien Merchant and had a son, Daniel, born in 1958

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