Jun. 18, 1998 Manhattan New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA
He was a film and television actor. His birth name was Géza Korvin Kárpáthy. He moved to the United States in 1940 after studying at the Sorbonne. Korvin made his stage debut on Broadway in 1943 using the name Geza Korvin. After signing a movie contract with Universal Pictures, he changed his stage name to Charles Korvin. He worked steadily through the 1940s, including appearing in three films with actress Merle Oberon. In the 1950s, after leaving Universal, he played a number of "villain" roles in films and television. In 1957, he became a naturalized citizen of the United States. On television, he played The Eagle on Zorro and, famously, played Latin dance instructor Carlos on The Honeymooners episode "Mama Loves Mambo." In 1959 he starred in the US/UK television series Interpol Calling.
Burial: Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Created by: Maxine Kravitz Record added: Jul 24, 2011
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