Awards & Winners

Jesse Lynch Williams

Date of Birth 17-August-1871
Place of Birth Sterling
(Whiteside County, Illinois, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Jesse Williams
Profession Author, Playwright
Jesse Lynch Williams was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning author and dramatist. Born in Sterling, Illinois, Williams began his literary career in college, writing Princeton Stories. Upon graduation he continued to write novels and plays, including Why Marry? for which he was awarded the first Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1918.

Awards by Jesse Lynch Williams

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Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Honored for : Why Marry?