William Luce

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William Aubert Luce (October 16, 1931 – December 9, 2019) was an American playwright and television writer.[1] He wrote many plays which starred Julie Harris. His best known play works were The Belle of Amherst and Barrymore. He also wrote the television screenplay of The Last Days of Patton. Luce was born in Portland, Oregon.

Luce died of Alzheimer's disease-related problems at his home in Green Valley, Arizona on December 9, 2019 at the age of 88.[2]

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  1. William Luce, 'Belle of Amherst' and 'Barrymore' Playwright, Dies at 88
  2. "William Luce, Playwright, Dies at 88; Wrote 'Belle of Amherst'". The New York Times. December 13, 2019.

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