|Birth: ||Jul. 3, 1906|
Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russian Federation
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1972|
Actor. Between 1934 and 1972 he appeared in over 124 films. His films include, "Lloyds Of London" (1936) and "All About Eve" (1950). In 1950 he won an Oscar for his role in "All About Eve" as best supporting actor as the villainous drama critic. Among his television appearances are, "Mission Impossible" (1966-1973), "Batman" (1968), "Daniel Boone" (1964-1970), "The Rogues" (1964-1965), "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." (1964-1968), "Voyages To The The Bottom Of The Sea" (1964-1968), and "Screen Directors Playhouse" (1955-1957).
He sadly committed suicide in 1972.
The death was officially a suicide since he left behind three gentlemanly suicide notes, which read:
"Dear World, I am leaving because I am bored. I feel I have lived long enough. I am leaving you with your worries in this sweet cesspool. Good luck." (with his signature under the message)
Susan Larson 1939 - 1946
Magda Gabor 1971 Marriage annulled
Place of death: Castelldefels, Spain
Magda Gabor (1915 - 1997)
Benita Hume (1906 - 1967)*
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Ashes scattered in the English Channel
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 13, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6924295
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Such a wonderful actor, so loved you in your movies, you stood out across the screen, with each character you played. Loved you in "The Picture of Dorian Gray". You are remembered always Sir, with high respect and guard of your craft, truly enjoyed your p...(Read more)|
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