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Muriel Box
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Born in Tolworth, Surrey
Born on 22nd of September 1905
Died on 19th of May 1991

Born 1905. Died 1991 - English screenwriter.


Made writing debut with Alibi Inn (1935). Shared an Oscar with husband Sydney for The Seventh Veil (1945). Active womenís rights campaigner, founded the feminist press Femina Books in 1966. Divorced and remarried the Lord Chancellor, Gerald Gardiner, taking interest in political causes.

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