Lillian Hellman bio

Birth Name: Lillian Florence Hellman

Occupation: Playwright

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: June 20, 1905

Date Of Death: June 30, 1984

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Lillian Hellman was born on the 20th of June, 1905. She was popular for being a Playwright. A popular author and playwright of the early twentieth century, she is best known for The Children’s Hour and The Dark Angel. Her later play, Toys in the Attic, earned a Tony Award nomination.

Lillian Hellman was born in New Orleans. She briefly studied at New York University. Her famous early play, The Children’s Hour, premiered on Broadway in November of 1934. The Children’s Hour proved popular with audiences on Broadway, but with themes of lesbianism, was impossible to put on film without censorship.

Lillian Hellman was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lillian Florence Hellman is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Lillian’s Lillian Florence Hellman attended New York University (attended 1922-25), BA, Columbia University (1925), MA, Tufts University (1940), LLD, Wheaton College.


Lillian Hellman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Lillian Hellman’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Lillian Hellman kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Lillian Hellman was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lillian Florence Hellman
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Lillian Hellman was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Lillian Hellman was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Lillian Hellman had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Lillian Hellman’s birth sign is Gemini and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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