Don Mankiewicz

American screenwriter

Don Martin Mankiewicz (January 20, 1922 – April 25, 2015) was an American screenwriter and novelist. He was born in Berlin, Germany. He was the son of Sara (Aaronson) and the screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz. His 1955 novel Trial won the Harper Prize and was made into a movie of the same name.

Mankiewicz died of congestive heart failure in Monrovia, California, aged 93.[1]


  1. "Don Mankiewicz, a novelist and Oscar-nominated screenwriter on 'Ironside' and other TV shows, has died at 93". LA Retrieved April 27, 2015.

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