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Sidney Aaron Chayefsky
January 29, 1923
|Died||August 1, 1981
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Cause of death||Lung cancer|
|Resting place||Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, New York|
|Alma mater||City College of New York (1943)|
|Occupation||Playwright, novelist and screenwriter|
Susan Sackler (m. 1949)
Sidney Aaron "Paddy" Chayefsky (January 29, 1923 – August 1, 1981) was an American playwright, screenwriter and novelist. He is the only person to have won three solo Academy Awards for writing both adapted and original screenplays. He won an Academy, BAFTA and Golden Globe Award.
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