Arthur Miller Height, Weight, Age, Net Worth, Spouse

Arthur Miller Quick Info
Height 6 ft 2½ in
Weight 80 kg
Date of Birth October 17, 1915
Zodiac Sign Libra
Date of Death February 10, 2005

Arthur Miller was an American playwright, essayist, and screenwriter who is widely regarded as one of the best American writers of the 20th century. Some of his popular plays include All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953), and A View from the Bridge (1955).

Born Name

Arthur Asher Miller

Nick Name

Arthur

Arthur Miller as seen in 1966 (Koch, Eric / Anefo / Dutch National Archives / Public Domain)

Age

He was born on October 17, 1915.

Died

On February 10, 2005, Arthur Miller died of bladder cancer and heart failure at the age of 89 in Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Sun Sign

Libra

Born Place

Harlem, Upper Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

Residence

He resided in Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Nationality

American

Education

Arthur Miller studied at Abraham Lincoln High School located in Brooklyn, New York. After graduating in the year 1932, he got enrolled at the University of Michigan and graduated in c. 1936.

Occupation

Playwright, Essayist, Screenwriter

Family

  • Father – Isidore Miller (Owned a women’s clothing manufacturing business that employed 400 people)
  • Mother – Augusta (Barnett)
  • Siblings – Kermit Miller (Older Brother), Joan Copeland (Younger Sister; June 1, 1922 – January 4, 2022) (Actor, Voice Artist)
  • Others – Samuel Müller/Miller (Paternal Grandfather), Dora Keihl/Kell/Keil/Keal (Paternal Grandmother), Louis Barnett (Maternal Grandfather), Rosie/Rose Leibel (Maternal Grandmother), George J. Kupchik (Brother-In-Law) (Engineer), Eric (Nephew), Ronan Cal Day-Lewis (Grandson) Cashel Blake Day-Lewis (Grandson), Kate Miller (Granddaughter) (Actor, Voice Artist), Charles Stanley Gifford (Ex-Father-In-Law), Gladys Pearl Baker (Ex-Mother-In-Law) (Flapper and Film Negative Cutter), Bernice Baker (Ex-Sister-In-Law), Robert Kermit Baker (Ex-Brother-In-Law), Daniel Day-Lewis (Son-In-Law) (Actor)

Net Worth

According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, he had a net worth of $10 Million.

Build

Average

Arthur Miller as seen while accompanying his wife Marilyn Monroe as she arrives at International Airport from New York to start work on a 20th Century-Fox picture in 1959Arthur Miller as seen while accompanying his wife Marilyn Monroe as she arrives at the International Airport from New York to start work on a 20th Century-Fox picture in 1959 (Los Angeles Times / library.ucla.edu / CC BY 4.0 DEED)

Height

6 ft 2½ in or 189 cm

Weight

80 kg or 176.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Arthur Miller dated –

  • Mary Grace Slattery (1940-1956)​ – He was married to his first wife Mary Grace Slattery from 1940 to June 1956. They were blessed with 2 children – a daughter named Jane Miller (b. September 7, 1944) and a son named Robert A. Miller (b. May 31, 1947).
  • Marilyn Monroe (1955-1961)​ – In 1955, Arthur Miller started going out with actor, model, and singer Marilyn Monroe. The romance was initially kept a secret because he was married at the time to Mary. In June 1956, they tied the knot in a private ceremony. The marriage started falling apart eventually and she also suffered a miscarriage in December 1958. The couple got divorced in 1961.
  • Inge Morath (1960-2002) – He became romantically involved with photographer Inge Morath in 1960 and they married in February 1962. On September 15, 1962, they welcomed their first child together – a daughter named Rebecca Miller. Their 2nd child, a son named Daniel, was born with Down syndrome in November 1966. Arthur and Inge remained together until her death in 2002.
  • Agnes Barley – Miller also had a relationship with minimalist painter Agnes Barley.
  • Race / Ethnicity

    White

    Arthur Miller was of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.

    Hair Color

    Salt and Pepper

    Eye Color

    Dark Brown

    Sexual Orientation

    Straight

    Distinctive Features

    Wore glasses

    Religion

    He was raised in a Jewish household.

    Arthur Miller (Left) as seen with Chunilal Madia in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in October 1968Arthur Miller (Left) as seen with Chunilal Madia in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in October 1968 (Apurva Madia / Apurva Madia / CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED)

    Arthur Miller Favorite Things

    • Actor To Play The Character Of Willy Loman in the play Death of a Salesman – Lee J. Cobb

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    Arthur Miller Facts

  • His father was a well-respected man in the community. Their family lost almost everything in the Wall Street Crash of 1929.
  • During his teen years, Arthur Miller used to deliver bread every morning before school in order to help his family financially.
  • After graduating from the University of Michigan, he was employed as a psychiatric aide and copywriter and later accepted faculty posts at New York University and the University of New Hampshire.
  • Arthur Miller joined the League of American Writers (1935–1943) on May 1, 1935. Some of the other members of the association included Alexander Trachtenberg of International Publishers, Franklin Folsom, Louis Untermeyer, I. F. Stone, Myra Page, Millen Brand, Lillian Hellman, and Dashiell Hammett.
  • Featured Image by Koch, Eric / Anefo / Dutch National Archives / Public Domain

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