Arthur Miller

Events

October 17, 1915

October 17, 1915

Arthur Miller born in Manhattan to a prosperous family

January 26, 1953

January 26, 1953

"The Crucible" opens on Broadway earning Miller another Tony Award for best play

May 31, 1957

May 31, 1957

He marries Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe

June 19, 1957

June 19, 1957

Arthur Miller is found guilty of contempt of congress for refusing to name names as they persue their anti-communism witch hunt

August 8, 1958

August 8, 1958

Miller's conviction is revered by the U.S. Court of appeals

1996

1996

The film adaption of "The Crucible" is released

September 21, 2004

September 21, 2004

His last play premieres in in Chicago. The play was rumored to be about Marilyn Monroe

February 10, 2005

February 10, 2005

Arthur MIller dies of congestive heart failure