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Ben Franklin Kamsler

Ben Franklin Kamsler, American literary agent, consultant. With infantry United States Army, 1942-1944. Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists.

Background

  • Kamsler, Ben Franklin was born on September 1, 1905 in New York City. Son of David and Marguerite (Kampf) Kamsler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1925. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1926.

    Career

    • Broadway producer B.F. Kamsler Productions, New York City, 1932-1940, producer London, 1962-1970. With N.N. Swanson Inc., Los Angeles, 1963-1990. Literature agent B.F. Kamsler Ltd., since 1990.

    Works

    • Broadway producer 7 plays, 1932-1940, London producer 3 plays, 1962-1970, Toronto producer, 1955-1958.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    With infantry United States Army, 1942-1944. Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists.

    Connections

    • Married Deltra Eamon, July 25, 1953 (divorced August 1971). Children: Christopher, Constance. M.Irene Florence Cranz, August 26, 1979.
    • father: David Kamsler
    • mother: Marguerite (Kampf) Kamsler
    • spouse: Deltra Eamon
    • children: Christopher Kamsler
    • Constance Kamsler
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    Born September 1, 1905
    Nationality
    • 1925
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1926
      Columbia University
    • 1932 - 1940
      Broadway producer B.F. Kamsler Productions
    • 1962 - 1970
      Broadway producer B.F. Kamsler Productions
    • 1963 - 1990
      with N.N. Swanson Incorporated
    • 1990
      literature agent B.F. Kamsler Limited