Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller, 1990

Arthur Miller was born on this day, October 17, in 1915 (d. 2005). Miller was an American playwright, essayist and screenwriter in the 20th-century American theater. Among his most popular plays are All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953), and A View from the Bridge (1955). He wrote several screenplays and was most noted for his work on The Misfits (1961). The drama Death of a Salesman is considered one of the best American plays of the 20th century.