An American novelist and dramatist, she is most famous for her 1943 work, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. Her other works include Tomorrow Will Be Better (1947) and Joy in the Morning (1963).
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|FULL NAME:||Betty Smith|
|BIRTH DATE:||December 15, 1896|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City|
|AGE:||123 years old|
Betty Smith is a Novelist. With her first husband, George H.E. Smith, she had two daughters. She married her second husband, Joseph Jones, in 1943. She grew up in Brooklyn, New York City, as the daughter of German immigrants. Her childhood experiences deeply influenced her famous debut novel, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
DID YOU KNOW She received both a Rockefeller Fellowship and a Dramatists Guild Fellowship.
FACT Her novel, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, was made into a feature film by director Elia Kazan .
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Currently, Betty Smith is 123 years old. She will celebrate her 124th birthday on a Tuesday, December 15th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Betty Smith’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Betty Smith was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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