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Elaine Carrington Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1891
Place of Birth New York
Death day May 4, 1958 (66 years old)
Zodiac Sign Gemini
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Elaine Sterne Carrington was an American screenwriter, playwright, novelist and short story author who found her greatest success writing for radio. Carrington originated radio soap opera in 1932, and wrote more than 12,000 daily dramas during her long career. At one time she wrote three separate shows — Pepper Young's Family, When a Girl Marries and Rosemary — that each ran five times a week.

BornElaine Sterne, June 14, 1891, New York, New York, U.S.
DiedMay 4, 1958, New York, New York, U.S.
OccupationScreenwriter, playwright, novelist, short story author, radio soap opera writer
LanguageEnglish
SpouseGeorge Dart Carrington (m. 1920-1945, his death, 2 children)
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About Elaine Carrington

Screenwriter who wrote more than 12,000 daily dramas during her lengthy career. She also wrote for three shows -- Pepper Young's Family, When a Girl Marries, and Rosemary -- which all aired at one time.

Elaine Carrington before fame

She graduated from Columbia University in 1920.

Achievement of Elaine Carrington

She was dubbed the 'Queen of Soapers' by the New York Times.

Elaine Carrington family life

She died unmarried.

Associations of Elaine Carrington

She and hotelier Andre Balazs both studied at Columbia University.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Elaine Carrington

  • American radio writers
  • American women dramatists and playwrights

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