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Age60 (age at death)
Birthday 27 April, 1945
Birthplace Pittsburgh, PA
Died 2 October, 2005
Place of Death Seattle, WA
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality American
Occupation Playwright
Claim to Fame The Piano Lesson
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August Wilson (April 27, 1945 – October 2, 2005) was an American playwright whose work included a series of ten plays, The Pittsburgh Cycle, for which he received two Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. Each work in the series is set in a different decade, and depicts comic and tragic aspects of the African-American experience in the 20th century.

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