Studs Terkel

Studs Terkel

  • Born on
    • May 16th, 1912
  • Died on
    • October 31st, 2008
Louis "Studs" Terkel was an American author, historian, actor, and broadcaster. He received the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction in 1985 for The Good War and is best remembered for his oral histories of common Americans, and for hosting a long-running radio show in Chicago.


Acting (5 Credits)

2004Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
1994Baseball as Hugh Fullerton (voice)
1990The Civil War as Benjamin Butler / Various
1988Eight Men Out as Hugh Fullerton
1984The Dollmaker as Taxi Driver


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