Timeline of Neil Simon
Marvin Neil Simon was born on July 4, 1927 in The Bronx, New York.
In November, " The Goodbye Girl", a bittersweet romantic comedy, was a box office hit.
On August 9th, 1995 Simon's first play to debut Off-Broadway, "London Suite" opens at the Union Square Theatre.
Simon writes a second autobiography, "The Play Goes On."
On October 15, 2006, The Kennedy Center honored Simon with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
Neil Simon died at the age of 91 of complications from pneumonia on August 26, 2018 at the New York Presbyterian Hospital.
Simon and his brother Danny join the writing staff of the radio comedy show, "Texaco Star Theater."
On October 23, 1963 Simon's second Broadway production, "Barefoot in the Park" opens up at the Biltmore Theatre.