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Allan Burns

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  1. Allan Burns is an American screenwriter and television producer. Burns is best known for, alongside James L. Brooks, creating and writing for the television sitcoms The Munsters, The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Rhoda.
    • also known as Al Burns
    • born on (80 years ago) in Baltimore
    • nationality: United States of America
    • education: University of Oregon
    • profession: Television producer, screenwriter
    • Marriage with Joan Bailey since
    • films written:
    • film directed: Just Between Friends
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - "He & She" (The Coming Out Party), with Chris Hayward
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - "He & She" (The Coming Out Party), with Chris Hayward
        • nominated to Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy - "Knock, Knock, Who's There? Fernando, Fernando Who?" (From the TV Series "He & She"), with Chris Hayward
        • nominated to Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy - "Funny Boy" (From the TV Series "Room 222")
        • Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy - "Funny Boy" (From the TV Series "Room 222")
        • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks & David Davis
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding New Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks & David Davis
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (Support Your Local Mother), with James L. Brooks
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (Support Your Local Mother), with James L. Brooks
        • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks & David Davis
        • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", with James L. Brooks & Ed. Weinberger
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (The Good-Time News), with James L. Brooks
        • Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy - "The Good-Time News" (From the TV Series "Mary Tyler Moore"), with James L. Brooks
        • nominated to Academy Award for Best Writing Adapted Screenplay - "A Little Romance"
        • nominated to Writers Guild of America Award for Best Adapted Comedy - "A Little Romance"
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series - "Lou Grant" (Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series, Brushfire), with Gene Reynolds
        • nominated to Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Drama - "Lou Grant" (For episode: "Brushfire (#3.14)".), with Gene Reynolds
  2. Allan Burns was a Scottish surgeon and physician. A lecturer on surgery and anatomy at Glasgow, he studied medicine in Glasgow. He visited Russia in 1804 and he published anatomical treatises. He was the son of Revd Dr John Burns, a minister of the Barony Church, and Elizabeth Stevenson. Of his brothers, Dr John Burns became Regius Professor of Surgery at the University of Glasgow; James was a shipowner and George was his partner in G & J Burns.
    • born on (234 years ago)
    • died on (202 years ago)

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Google previewLatino Workers in the Contemporary South (2001)

by Arthur D. Murphy, Colleen Blanchard, Jennifer A. Hill

Allan Burns is a faculty member in the ...

Google previewThe Lancet (1905)

Allan Burns refers to a case of this kind, ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 6: Ethnicity by Celeste Ray

allan burns University ...

Google previewUndocumented Immigrants in the United States: An Encyclopedia of Their Experience [2 volumes] (2014)

by Anna Ochoa O'Leary

Anthropologist Allan Burns has captured the adaptation, cultural persistence, and survival of this small community of refugees after years of violence, overcoming along the way numerous barriers and outright hostilities, to become a symbol of ...

Google previewMulticultural America: An Encyclopedia of the Newest Americans [4 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of the Newest Americans by Ronald H. Bayor

Allan Burns notes that “life crisis events, such as births, baptisms, marriages and funerals are times ...

Google previewThe New London Medical and Surgical Dictionary, Etc (1826)

by J. S. Forsyth

5 -—Allan Burns, Surgicaldnat, of the Head and Neck , BVO. Edinb. l811 ;-—this work contains much valuable information respecting ...

Google previewAmerican Dissidents: An Encyclopedia of Activists, Subversives, and Prisoners of Conscience [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Activists, Subversives, and Prisoners of Conscience by Kathlyn Gay

The writers quoted Lou Grant producer Allan Burns, who noted that the attacks on Asner ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Law Shows (2009)

Factual and Fictional Series About Judges, Lawyers and the Courtroom, 1948-2008 by Hal Erickson

Executive Producers: Allan Burns, Dan Wilcox. Cast: Scott Bakula (Barnett M. “ Bud” Lutz Jr.); DeLane Matthews (Megan O'Malley); Patricia Richardson (Kay “ K.K.” Dunne); Rose Portillo (Milly Zamora); Leo Getter (Dwayne Spitler); Henderson ...

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