- Name: Neil Simon
- Born: 07/04/1927
- Died: 08/26/2018 (91 years old)
- Occupation: Playwright, screenwriter, author
Marvin Neil Simon (July 4, 1927– August 26, 2018) was an American playwright, screenwriter and author. He wrote more than 30 plays and nearly the same number of movie screenplays, mostly adaptations of his plays. He has received more combined Oscar and Tony Award nominations than any other writer.
Birth Name: Marvin Neil Simon
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1991)
School: New York University, University of Denver
Genre: Comedy, drama, farce, autobiography
Birth Place: The Bronx, New York City, U.S.
Death Place: New York City, U.S.
Neil Simon quotes :
You must realize that honorary degrees are given generally to people whose SAT scores were too low to get them into schools the regular way. As a matter of fact, it was my SAT scores that led me into my present vocation in life, comedy.Neil Simon