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Frederic Freyer

13 March 1912 - 23 March 1980

Frederic Freyer was a pseudonym of Bill S. Ballinger.

William Sanborn Ballinger was a prolific American author and screenwriter. Working in radio and advertising in the early 1940s, Ballinger wrote 81 radio scripts and produced The Dinah Shore Show, The Breakfast Club, and Lowell Thomas broadcasts. Ballinger was a frequent writer for American television with 150 teleplays to his name. He also wrote screenplays for two films. The author of 30 books, Ballinger also used the names B.S. Sanborn and Frederic Fryer. His most famous work was 1950s Portrait in Smoke that received a Les Grands Maîtres du Roman Policier Award and was filmed in 1956 as Wicked as they Come. His book, The Longest Second, was nominated in 1958 for an Edgar Award for the Best Mystery novel. - Wikipedia

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June 10, 2016 Edited by Hemanth Kumar author bio
June 10, 2016 Edited by Hemanth Kumar Added new photo
September 13, 2008 Edited by RenameBot fix author name
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import