|LC control no.||n 81110576
|Personal name heading||Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964
|Variant(s)||Hekhṭ, Ben, 1894-1964
העכט, בען, 1894-1964
הכט, בן, 1894-1964
|Biography/History note||Ben Hecht (1894-1964) was an American screenwriter, playwright, novelist, film director, and producer.
|Place of birth||New York (N.Y.)
|Place of death||New York (N.Y.)
|Profession or occupation||Screenwriters
Motion picture directors
Motion picture producers
|Special note||Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script references not evaluated.
|Found in||Bodenheim. Minna and myself ... 1918.
Lieberman, C. Ben Hekhṭ, c1962: t.p. verso (Ben Hecht [in rom.])
Halliwell's filmgoer's & video viewer's companion, 11th ed. (Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964; American screenwriter and critic)
Internet movie database, Jan. 10, 2011 (Ben Hecht; screenwriter, playwright, director, producer; b. Feb. 28, 1894 in New York, N.Y.; d. Apr. 18, 1964 in New York, N.Y.)
Wikipedia, Apr. 21, 2011 (Ben Hecht (Feb. 28, 1894-Apr. 18, 1964); American screenwriter, director, producer, playwright, and novelist; was a journalist in 1910s-1920s)
Internet Broadway database, Apr. 21, 2011 (Ben Hecht; b. Feb 28, 1894, New York, NY; d. Apr 18, 1964, New York, NY)
American short-story writers, 1910-1945. First series, c1989 (Ben Hecht (28 Feb. 1894-18 Apr. 1964))
American screenwriters, c1984 (Ben Hecht (28 Feb. 1894-18 Apr. 1964))
Who was who in the theatre, 1912-1976, c1978 (Hecht, Ben, author and dramatist; b. New York City, 28 Feb. 1894; d. 18 Apr. 1964)
The complete index to literary sources in film, c1999: author index (Hecht, Ben (1892-1964))
International dict. of films and filmmakers, c1997: v. 4, p. 364 (Hecht, Ben; American writer, producer, and director; b. New York City, 28 Feb. 1893; d. 18 Apr. 1964)
The new encyc. Britannica, c2005 (Hecht, Ben; b. Feb. 28, 1894, New York City, d. Apr. 18, 1964; U.S. novelist, playwright, and film writer)