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Don Mankiewicz dies at 93; novelist and Oscar-nominated screenwriter
Don Mankiewicz dies at 93; novelist and Oscar-nominated screenwriter

Don M. Mankiewicz, a novelist and Oscar-nominated screenwriter who grew up in a fabled Hollywood family and went on to create TV's "Ironside" and "Marcus Welby, M.D." has died at his home in Monrovia. He was 93. Mankiewicz's death Saturday was caused by congestive heart failure, his son, John Mankiewicz, said. Don's father was Herman J. Mankiewicz, the screenwriter behind "Citizen Kane." His uncle was Joseph L. Mankiewicz, director of "All About Eve" and other classic films. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: Don Mankiewicz: In the April 27 California section, the obituary of writer Don M. Mankiewicz said that he created the TV series...

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