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Ben Franklin Kamsler

consultant , literary agent

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.

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.