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Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill

 
 
Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill Marker
Inscription.  
Eugene O'Neill
October 16, 1888 — November 27, 1953

America's greatest playwright was born
on this site then called Barrett House

 
Erected by Circle in the Square.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment.
 
Location. 40° 45.4′ N, 73° 59.15′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on the Starbucks storefront at the intersection of Broadway and W. 43rd in Times Square. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Broadway, New York NY 10036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medal of Honor Recipients (within shouting distance of this marker); Stage Door Canteen (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Amsterdam Theatre (about 600 feet away); Former School of Performing Arts (about 700 feet away); Mercury Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Father Duffy Memorial
Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill Marker on Starbucks, Times Square image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill Marker on Starbucks, Times Square
If Mr. O'Neill were still alive, he could return to his birthplace for a great cup of coffee!
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Crystal Palace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Algonquin Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  Wiki entry for Eugene O'Neill. (Submitted on December 7, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,738 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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