George B. Seitz

1888 - 1944

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George Brackett Seitz (January 3, 1888 – July 8, 1944) was an American playwright, screenwriter, film actor and director. He was known for his screenplays for action serials, such as The Perils of Pauline (1914) and The Exploits of Elaine (1914). Seitz was born in Boston, Massachusetts, started his career as a playwright, and also wrote some fiction for "up-market" pulp magazines such as Adventure and People's Magazine.Seitz did much of his early work in Fort Lee, New Jersey when many other early film studios in America's first motion picture industry were based there. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George B. Seitz has received more than 47,709 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. George B. Seitz is the 5,685th most popular writer (down from 5,008th in 2019), the 10,151st most popular biography from United States (down from 8,706th in 2019) and the 776th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, George B. Seitz ranks 5,685 out of 5,755Before him are Kåre Holt, Leïla Slimani, Göran Sonnevi, Banjo Paterson, Arthur Laurents, and Greg Daniels. After him are Olivier Weber, Satya Vrat Shastri, Theodore Roethke, Angie Sage, Helen Bannerman, and Roddy Doyle.

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Among people born in 1888, George B. Seitz ranks 226Before him are Lowell Sherman, Lucien Hubbard, Hubert Wilkins, Herbert Morrison, Miles Mander, and Paul Niggli. After him are Chandrashekhar Agashe, Tris Speaker, Joseph Pletincx, Osvald Moberg, Christian Gitsham, and Joyce Cary. Among people deceased in 1944, George B. Seitz ranks 266Before him are Mary Adela Blagg, Toni Merkens, Carl Eduard Hellmayr, Merna Kennedy, Mike Bookie, and C. V. Boys. After him are Charles Marion, Siegfried Purner, Chandramukhi Basu, Ernest Townsend, Robert Frazer, and Bud Jamison.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George B. Seitz ranks 10,151 out of 18,182Before him are Alfred Lane (1891), William Kircher (1958), Robert F. Overmyer (1936), Naomi Grossman (1975), Ruth Patrick (1907), and Dorothy Provine (1935). After him are Jaycee Chan (1982), Johnny Messner (1970), Gladys Egan (1900), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (1989), Nancy Kyes (1949), and Erle C. Kenton (1896).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, George B. Seitz ranks 776Before him are Ann Bannon (1932), Richard Price (1949), George Alec Effinger (1947), Tim O'Brien (1946), Arthur Laurents (1917), and Greg Daniels (1963). After him are Theodore Roethke (1908), Bill Bright (1921), Tom Kapinos (1969), Colson Whitehead (1969), Lydia Maria Child (1802), and Walker Percy (1916).