October 24, 1904
Bronx, New York, United States
December 20, 1961
Palm Springs, California, United States
Playwright, Actor, Screenwriter, Department store floorwalker, Social director
Playwright, often in collaboration with George S. Kaufman, whose work was frequently translated to the screen. Hart's autobiography, "Act One," was adapted for film in 1963. Married to actress/singer Kitty Carlisle.