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George Plimpton Autographs, Memorabilia & Collectibles

GEORGE PLIMPTON
Born: March 18, 1927 in New York City, New York
Died: September 26, 2003 in New York City, New York
Biography
George Plimpton, (1927-2003), believed in participatory journalism. Seeking to improve his understanding of the subjects he reported on, Plimpton boxed heavyweight champion Archie Moore, played quarterback (briefly) for the Detroit Lions, pitched to major league hitters, entered golf tournaments, and even played percussion instruments with the New York Philharmonic.
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1998-2001-ER (Performer), 2000-Wonderland (Performer), 1998-The-Last-Days-of-Disco (Performer), 1995-Nixon (Performer), 1993-The-Poetry-Hall-of-Fame (Performer), 1989-Religion,-Inc. (Performer), 1989-Easy-Wheels (Performer), 1962-Lawrence-of-Arabia (Performer), 1971-Plimpton!-Did-You-Hear-the-One-About (Writer), 2006-Factory-Girl (in person), 2006-ESPN-25:-Who's-#1 (in person), 2005-As-Smart-As-They-Are:-The-Author-Project (in person), 2003-Horatio's-Drive:-America's-First-Road-Trip (in person), 2001-The-Sports-Pages (in person), 1999-Modern-Marvels (in person), 1995-Married-with-Children (in person), 1994-Baseball (in person), 1984-Garbo-Talks (in person), 1971-Plimpton!-Did-You-Hear-the-One-About (in person), 1968-The-Kraft-Music-Hall (in person), 1994-Late-Night-with-Conan-O'Brien (in person), 1994-1998-Charlie-Rose (in person), 1995-C.P.W. (in person), 2001-2002-A-Nero-Wolfe-Mystery (Performer), 2001-Deadline (Performer), 1999-It's-Like,-You-Know... (Performer), 1997-Good-Will-Hunting (Performer), 1994-Wings (Performer), 1990-The-Civil-War (Performer), 1989-The-Equalizer (Performer), 1985-Volunteers (Performer), 1981-Reds (Performer), 1978-If-Ever-I-See-You-Again (Performer), 1977-The-Private-Files-of-J.-Edgar-Hoover (Performer), 1968-Beyond-the-Law (Performer), 1971-Plimpton!-The-Great-Quarterback-Sneak (Writer), 1971-Plimpton!-The-Man-on-the-Flying-Trapeze (Writer), 1999-2002-Saturday-Night-Live (in person), 2001-Sam-the-Man (in person), 1995-The-Way-West (in person), 1995-The-Best-O'-Bundy:-Married-with-Children's-200th-Episode (in person), 1985-Greatest-Sports-Legends (in person), 1971-Plimpton!-The-Great-Quarterback-Sneak (in person), 1971-Plimpton!-The-Man-on-the-Flying-Trapeze (in person), 1970-The-Merv-Griffin-Show (in person), 1968-The-Queen (in person), 2012-Plimpton!-Starring-George-Plimpton-as-Himself (Other), 2006-American-Masters (Other), 2011-Diana-Vreeland:-The-Eye-Has-to-Travel (Other), 1991-2003-The-American-Experience (in person), 2000-Woman-Found-Dead-in-Elevator (Performer), 1999-Edtv (Performer), 1995-Just-Cause (Performer), 1991-Little-Man-Tate (Performer), 1991-L.A.-Story (Performer), 1968-The-Detective (Performer), 2000-Woman-Found-Dead-in-Elevator (Writer), 1972-Plimpton!-At-the-Wheel (Writer), 1968-Paper-Lion (Writer), 2004-Unforgivable-Blackness:-The-Rise-and-Fall-of-Jack-Johnson (in person), 2003-The-Simpsons (in person), 2003-Inside-the-Actors-Studio (in person), 1996-Wide-World-of-Sports-35th-Anniversary-Special (in person), 1996-The-Single-Guy (in person), 1995-Lauren-Hutton-and... (in person), 1989-The-Tightrope-Dancer (in person), 1985-Pumping-Iron-II:-The-Women (in person), 1974-Day-at-Night (in person), 1973-The-Tonight-Show-Starring-Johnny-Carson (in person), 1972-The-David-Frost-Show (in person), 1972-Plimpton!-At-the-Wheel (in person), 2011-The-Lost-Kennedy-Home-Movies (Other), 2010-Chekhov-for-Children (Other), 1971-The-Irv-Kupcinet-Show (in person), 2001-Bullet-in-the-Brain (Performer), 2001-Just-Visiting (Performer), 1990-The-Bonfire-of-the-Vanities (Performer), 1970-Rio-Lobo (Performer), 2006-Infamous (Writer), 1994-Fireworks!-With-George-Plimpton (Writer), 1972-Plimpton!-Adventures-in-Africa (Writer), 1970-Plimpton!-Shoot-Out-at-Rio-Lobo (Writer), 2001-Mark-Twain (in person), 2008-Soul-Power (in person), 2000-2003-ESPN-SportsCentury (in person), 2003-Breakfast-with-Hunter (in person), 2001-Scene-Smoking:-Cigarettes,-Cinema-&-the-Myth-of-Cool (in person), 2000-The-70s:-The-Decade-That-Changed-Television (in person), 2000-Just-Shoot-Me! (in person), 1996-The-West (in person), 1996-When-We-Were-Kings (in person), 1994-Fireworks!-With-George-Plimpton (in person), 1986-Uncensored-Channels:-TV-Around-the-World-with-George-Plimpton (in person), 1979-Cities (in person), 1971-1974-The-Mike-Douglas-Show (in person), 1972-Plimpton!-Adventures-in-Africa (in person), 1970-Plimpton!-Shoot-Out-at-Rio-Lobo (in person), 1969-Playboy-After-Dark (in person), 1968-The-Skitch-Henderson-Show (in person), 1968-The-Dick-Cavett-Show (in person), 1967-NBC-Experiment-in-Television (in person)
  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - ADVERTISEMENT SIGNED  - HFSID 345964
    GEORGE PLIMPTONThe adventuresome journalist and author signs this ad for an 1984 appearance at the University of Missouri, Kansas City Advertisement signed: "George Plimpton" in black ink, b/w, 4x10½. Ad for an appearance at the University of Missouri, Kansas City in May 1984.

    Sale Price $126.00

    $140.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - AUTOGRAPH  - HFSID 157500
    GEORGE PLIMPTONHe pens his signature on this 5x3 card in blue ink Signature: "George Plimpton" in blue ink, 5x3. George Plimpton (1927-2003) believed in participatory journalism. Seeking to improve his understanding of the subjects

    Sale Price $72.00

    $80.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED  - HFSID 201551
    GEORGE PLIMPTONThe notable journalist signs this handwritten letter in which he admits, “I'm very honored by your request.” Autograph Letter signed: "George Plimpton" in blue ink, 1p, 4¼x5½. No place, no date. To "Dear Ron". In full: "I'm very honored by your request.

    Sale Price $288.00

    $320.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH  - HFSID 201552
    GEORGE PLIMPTONThe journalist inscribes this black and white photo to an admirer Inscribed Photograph signed: "For Julian/ George Plimpton" in blue ink, b/w, 8x10. George Plimpton (1927-2003) believed in participatory journalism.

    Sale Price $180.00

    $200.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH  - HFSID 223368
    GEORGE PLIMPTONSigned black and white photo of the journalist standing with his jacket slung over his shoulder Photograph signed: "George Plimpton" in black ink, b/w, 8x10. George Plimpton (1927-2003) believed in participatory journalism.

    Sale Price $180.00

    $200.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH  - HFSID 295914
    GEORGE PLIMPTONThe sportswriter signs this black and white photograph showing actor Alan Alda portraying him in the 1968 film The Paper Lion Photograph signed: "George Plimpton" in black felt tip, b/w, 10x8.

    Sale Price $180.00

    $200.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - CARICATURE SIGNED  - HFSID 271133
    GEORGE PLIMPTONHe draws and signs this caricature celebrating his great baseball hoax Caricature signed: "George Plimpton" in blue ink, 5x3 card. He has drawn a figure and ball, labeling it "Sidd/Finch". George Plimpton, (1927-2003), believed in participatory journalism.

    Sale Price $360.00

    $400.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - FIRST DAY COVER SIGNED  - HFSID 288154
    GEORGE PLIMPTONFirst day cover honoring James Thurber, with a Thurber cartoon attached First Day Cover signed: "George Plympton" in black ink, 6½x3½. First day cover honoring James Thurber. Postmarked Columbus, Ohio, September 10, 1994. 29¢ stamp affixed, FIRST DAY OF ISSUE.

    Sale Price $72.00

    $80.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - INSCRIBED SIGNATURE  - HFSID 18593
    GEORGE PLIMPTONThe journalist inscribes his signature on this card in blue ink Inscribed Signature: "For Max/ George Plimpton" in blue ink, 5x3. George Plimpton (1927-2003) believed in participatory journalism.

    Sale Price $72.00

    $80.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - INSCRIBED TYPESCRIPT SIGNED  - HFSID 223413
    GEORGE PLIMPTONHe inscribes and signs this typescript from the beginning of his book, Paper Lion (1966) Inscribed Typescript signed: "for Mike/ George Plimpton" in black ink, 1p, 8½x11.

    Sale Price $180.00

    $200.00

  • GEORGE PLIMPTON - TYPESCRIPT SIGNED  - HFSID 185812
    GEORGE PLIMPTONHe signs this typescript from the beginning of his book, Paper Lion (1966) Typescript signed: "George Plimpton" in blue ink, 1p, 8½x11. From the opening of his 1966 book, Paper Lion, which recounts his experiences as a "last-string quarterback" in an exhibition game with the Detroit Lions.

    Sale Price $180.00

    $200.00

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