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Valentine Davies

Born on August 25, 1905
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American screenwriter Valentine Davies wrote his first screenplay in 1941. Prior to that he had been a novelist and a playwright. His two most famous films are Miracle on 34th Street (1947), for which he won an Oscar, and The Benny Goodman Story ... Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
1956 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Documentary Short Subject House Without A Name Nominated
1954 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Story and Screenplay The Glenn Miller Story Nominated
1949 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Story It Happens Every Spring Nominated
1947 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Original Story Miracle on 34th Street Won


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