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One Perfect Rose

One Perfect Rose


by Dorothy Parker

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

When she died in 1967, Dorothy Parker left her estate to Martin Luther King Jr.! (Source.)

Parker co-founded the Screen Writer's Guild. (Source.)

Dorothy Parker was twice nominated for an Oscar for her work as a screenplay writer. In 1938 she was nominated for A Star is Born (1937) and in 1948 for Smash-Up: the Story of a Woman. (Source.)

There is a plaque dedicated to Dorothy Parker outside the NAACP's headquarters in Baltimore. (Source.)

Dorothy Parker was married three times, twice to the same guy. (Source.)

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