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Bernard Jacob Reines

Bernard Jacob Reines, American playwright. Served as private first class United States Army, 1942-1943. Member Dramatists Guild, Writers Guild American, New Dramatists.

Background

  • Reines, Bernard Jacob was born on January 20, 1907 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph and Rose (Stanetsky) Reines.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1928.

    Career

    • Freelance writer,, New York City, since 1947. Scriptwriter Station Way of New York City-television, New York City, 1964-1971.

    Works

    • Author: A People's Hero: Rizal of the Philippines, 1971. Playwright Forward the Heart, 1949, This Is The Day The World Ends, 1954 (Charles Sergel prize), Isadora, 1983.

    Membership

    Served as private first class United States Army, 1942-1943. Member Dramatists Guild, Writers Guild American, New Dramatists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Theater-going, concert-going, chess.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Supnick, February 16, 1947.
    • father: Joseph Reines
    • mother: Rose (Stanetsky) Reines
    • spouse: Frances Supnick
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    Born January 20, 1907
    Nationality
    • 1928
      Harvard University
    • 1947
      Freelance writer