Zoe Akins Net Worth
Zoe Akins made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2017 year, Zoe Akins earned $93 Million. Exact sum is $93000000.
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Birth date: October 30, 1886, Humansville, Missouri, United States
Death date: October 29, 1958, Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth place: Humansville, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Hugo Rumbold (m. 1932Р 1932)
Books: In the shadow of Parnassus, Interpretations
Wikipedia Source: Zoe Akins
Zoë- Akins was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright, poet, and author. Zoë- Byrd Akins was born in Humansville, Missouri, second of three children of Thomas Jasper and Sarah Elizabeth Green Akins. Her family was heavily involved with the Missouri Republican Party, and for several years her father served as the state party chairman. Through her mother Zoe Akins was related to prominent figures like George Washington and Duff Green. Her family moved to St. Louis, Missouri when Zoe was in her early teens. She was sent to Monticello Seminary in nearby Godfrey, Illinois for her education and later Hosmer Hall preparatory school in St. Louis. While at Hosmer Hall she was a classmate of poet Sara Teasdale, both graduating with the Class of 1903. It was at Monticello Seminary that Akins wrote her first play, a parody of a Greek tragedy. Following graduation Akins began writing a series of plays, poetry and criticism for various magazines and newspapers as well as occasional acting roles in St. Louis area theatre productions.