Robert Bolt
Date of Birth
Aug 15, 1924
Birth Place:
Sayles, Manchester, England, UK


Over his lengthy, distinguished career, British screenwriter and playwright Robert Bolt was nominated for three Academy Awards and won twice, for Doctor Zhivago (1965) and A Man for All Seasons (1966). Born and raised in Manchester, Bolt served in the British Air Force during WWII and afterward attended Manchester University. Following graduation, Bolt became a teacher of English at the...