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This is a list of writers who wrote the film Lincoln. Often times there are multiple writers for a film like this, so here’s a list of everyone who wrote Lincoln. From the people who did re-writes on Lincoln to those who wrote the original screenplay for Lincoln, this is a list of everyone with a writing credit in the movie Lincoln. The list you're viewing contains writers like Tony Kushner and Lamar Trotti.

This list answers the questions, "Who wrote Lincoln?" and "Which writers wrote Lincoln?"
Doris Kearns Goodwin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Lincoln Movie Writers
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Doris Kearns Goodwin is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American biographer, historian, and political commentator. She is the author of biographies of several U.S. Presidents, including Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream; The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga; No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II; Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln; and her most recent book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 75

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Nationality: United States of America

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Tony Kushner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Lincoln Movie Writers
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Anthony Robert "Tony" Kushner is an American playwright and screenwriter. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1993 for his play Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes. He co-authored with Eric Roth the screenplay for the 2005 film Munich, and he wrote the screenplay for the 2012 film Lincoln, both critically acclaimed movies. For his work, he received a National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama in 2013. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: New York City, Manhattan, USA, New York

Nationality: United States of America

Films Written: Munich, Lincoln

Subjects: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Terrorism, Munich massacre

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John Logan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Lincoln Movie Writers
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John David Logan is an American playwright, screenwriter, film producer, and television producer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Films Written: Hugo, The Miraculous Year, RKO 281, Star Trek Nemesis, Bats, + more

Subjects: Serial killer, Boshin War, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Gladitorial games, Revenge, + more

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