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William Inge

(1913-1973)

  • Born in Independence
  • Graduated from the University of Kansas
  • His play Come Back Little Sheba ran 190 performances on Broadway
  • Proclaimed as Broadway's most promising playwright
  • Received both a Pulitzer Prize and an Oscar
  • Independence holds an annual theater festival in his name

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