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Full Name: Arthur Kopit
(1937-2021) Playwright. Arthur Kopit was born in and died in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1937 New York County
Arthur Kopit was born Arthur Lee Koenig in Manhattan, New York, on May 10, 1937. 
1940 Nassau County
As a child in the 1940s and 1950s, Mr. Kopit lived on Long Island in Lawrence, New York, and attended high school there.  
1962 (Unknown) County
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad
(Pub: Pocket Books, Inc. (1966) ISBN: )
Play. Winner of the Vernon Rice Award. 
1965 (Unknown) County
The Day The Whores Came Out To Play Tennis
(Pub: Mermaid Dramabook ISBN: )
1962 (Unknown) County
Chamber Music
(Pub: Samuel French (1999) ISBN: )
1957 (Unknown) County
The Questioning Of Nick
1998 (Unknown) County
High Society
Musical comedy. 
1982 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Samuel French, Inc. (2009) ISBN: 0573681570 / 978-0573681578 )
1982 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Samuel French, Inc. (1999) ISBN: )
1969 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Hill and Wang ISBN: )
1978 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Hill and Wang ISBN: )
2021 New York County
Arthur Kopit died at his home in Manhattan, New York, on April 2, 2021. 
1991 (Unknown) County
Road to Nirvana
(Pub: Hill and Wang ISBN: )

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