Edith Fitzgerald was an American screenwriter and playwright active primarily during the 1930s.
|Born||January 23, 1889|
|Died||February 4, 1968 (aged 79)|
Born and raised in Burnside, Kentucky, Edith Pearl Fitzgerald was one of 12 children born to John Fitzgerald and Dora Roberts.
During the course of her career, she co-wrote several Broadway plays with Robert Riskin, her then-boyfriend, including Her Delicate Condition. The two parted ways after they moved to the West Coast, and they never married despite press reports to the contrary.
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- Scott, Ian (2015-01-13). In Capra's Shadow: The Life and Career of Screenwriter Robert Riskin. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 9780813159669.
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