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Christmas In... The second film from acclaimed writer-director Preston Sturges, this movie stars... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

The Palm Beach... Clever dialogue and sly flirtation make "The Palm Beach Story" (1942) a cut... more info $12.98was $12.98 Buy Now

Preston... Screenwriter Preston Sturges took the screwball comedies of the 1930's and... more info $59.98was $59.98 Buy Now

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Unfaithfully... Hollywood historians agree that writer-director Preston Sturges took the... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

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Also Known As: Died: August 6, 1959
Born: August 29, 1898 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: Writer ...


father: Edward C Biden. Salesman.
mother: Mary Estelle Dempsey. Cosmetics shop owner. Born in Quebec, Canada to Irish immigrants; divorced Edward Biden; traveled throughout Europe with Isadora Duncan; remarried several times; died on April 12, 1931.
step-father: Solomon Sturges. Adopted Sturges in January 1902; divorced from Mary Desti c. 1910.
step-father: Veley Bey. Cosmetics company owner.
half-brother: Edward S Biden. Older.
son: Solomon Sturges IV. Actor. Born on June 25, 1941; mother, Louise Tervis.
son: Preston Sturges Jr. Screenwriter. Born on February 22, 1953; mother, Anne Nagle.
son: Thomas Preston Sturges. Music executive. Born on June 22, 1956; mother, Anne Nagle.
granddaughter: Shannon Sturges. Actor. Daughter of Solomon Sturges.

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