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Frederica Sagor Maas
Born July 6, 1900(1900-07-06)
New York City, New York,
United States
Died January 5, 2012(2012-01-05) (aged 111)
La Mesa, California, United States
Occupation Playwright, screenwriter,
essayist and author
Years active 1918 – 1950
Spouse Ernest Maas
married 1927-1986 (his death)

Frederica Sagor Maas (July 6, 1900– January 5, 2012) was an American playwright, screenwriter, essayist and author. She was the youngest daughter of Russian immigrants. She wrote for the film The Plastic Age, which helped with making Clara Bow well known. During the time of McCarthyism, Maas and her husband got into trouble because they read some works of Communism. She wrote an autobiography called The Shocking Miss Pilgrim: A Writer in Early Hollywood.

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