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Kathy Acker (I) (1944–1997)

Kathy Acker was born on April 18, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as Karen Lehmann. She was an actress, known for IDn4 (1991), Variety (1983) and The Golden Boat (1990). She was married to Peter Gordon and Robert Acker. She died on November 30, 1997 in Tijuana, Mexico. See full bio »


(age 53) in Tijuana, Mexico

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IDn4 Kathy Acker
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 1998 The Falconer (TV Movie)
 1991 IDn4
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 1990 The Golden Boat
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 2013 Revenge of the Mekons (Documentary) (performer: "My Song of Night", "My Name Is O", "Ostracism's Song to Pussycat") / (writer: "My Song of Night", "My Name Is O", "Ostracism's Song to Pussycat")
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 1983 Variety (script)
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 1996 Peter Gabriel: Eve (Video Game)
 1989 The Media Show (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #5.9 (1989) ... Herself
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 2016 Traceroute (Documentary)

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Playwright: "New York City", 1979 See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | See more »

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At the age of 18 she took odd jobs to support herself, including work in the sex industry as a stripper and show girl. Meanwhile she wrote journalistic pieces on the porn industry. See more »


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