Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Schildkrauts in:
 • Hollywood Forever Cemetery
 • Hollywood
 • Los Angeles County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Rudolf Schildkraut
Birth: Apr. 27, 1862
Death: Jul. 15, 1930
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born in Istanbul, Turkey, he was well known on the European theatre scene and in the early silent film era. In 1920, he permanently moved to America, made his debut on the Broadway stage and founded his own Jewish theatre in the Bronx in 1925. He also appeared in several Hollywood film productions most notable "Young April" (1926), "King of Kings" (1927), "A Ship Comes In" (1928) and "Christina" (1929). He died of a heart attack at age 67 in Los Angeles, California. His son was Joseph Schildkraut, a Best Supporting Actor Oscar winner. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  Joseph Schildkraut (1896 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart disease
 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Beth Olam Mausoleum, Section R, Crypt 214
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 23, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 7930
Rudolf Schildkraut
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Rudolf Schildkraut
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Rudolf Schildkraut
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Because We Never Knew Each Other And Since We're Not Related Rudolf, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 3, 2014
In Loving Remembrance~
- Melissa
 Added: Aug. 24, 2014

- Cindy
 Added: Jul. 15, 2014
There are 78 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 26 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service