- Name: Wendy Wasserstein
- Born: 10/18/1950
- Died: 01/30/2006 (55 years old)
Wendy Wasserstein (October 18, 1950 – January 30, 2006) was an American playwright. She was an Andrew Dickson White Professor-at-Large at Cornell University. She received the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1989 for her play The Heidi Chronicles.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1989), Tony Award for Best Play (1989)
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Death Place: Manhattan, New York City, U.S.