In Remembrance: Henry A. Pillsbury ’58 Died on August 17 2019

Henry A. Pillsbury died on August 17, 2019, in Paris. He was 82. He was an actor, translator, and stage director, and was perhaps best known for running the American Center in Paris from 1969 to 1972 and from 1979 to 1994.

A full obituary appeared in Le Monde on September 5, 2019, and a notice was posted on the Internet Movie Database (

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  • David Fish
    David Fish, 9:20pm November 23 2020 | Ico flag Flag as inappropriate

    I remember Henry as a keen philanthropist, actor, theatre director at The American Centre for Students and Artists. A warm and sensitive man with good values. He directed a play that I and Bob Ayres acted in.
    I can clearly recall your humanity. With gratitude Henry.
    David Fish

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