R. C. Sherriff

Playwright, Author

1896 – 1975

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Who was R. C. Sherriff?

Robert Cedric Sherriff was an English writer best known for his play Journey's End, which was based on his experiences as a captain in World War I. He wrote several plays, novels, and screenplays, and was nominated for an Academy award and two BAFTA awards.

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Born
Jun 6, 1896
Hampton Wick
Also known as
  • Robert Cedric Sherriff
  • Robert Cedric Sheriff
  • R.C. Sheriff on U.S. prints
Parents
Ethnicity
  • English people
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Education
  • Kingston Grammar School
Lived in
  • Kingston upon Thames
Died
Nov 13, 1975
Kingston upon Thames

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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