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Robert Donat
Birth: Mar. 18, 1905
Withington
Metropolitan Borough of Manchester
Greater Manchester, England
Death: Jun. 9, 1958
London
City of London
Greater London, England

British Actor. Born in Withington, Manchester, England and died in London, England. In the early years of his acting career he was with the Benson company where he played leading roles under Terence Gray. In 1939, he received the Academy Award Oscar for Best Actor for the film "Goodbye, Mr. Chips." His films include "Precious Bane" (1931), "A Sleeping Clergyman" (1933), "Heartbreak House" (1943), and "Goodbye, Mr.Chips" (1939). At the Old Vic in 1939 and 1953 he played Beckett in "Murder In The Cathedral."  
 
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  Renee Asherson (1915 - 2014)*
 
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Burial:
East Finchley Cemetery and Crematorium
East Finchley
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
Plot: Section 8
 
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Record added: May 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6440538
Robert Donat
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- Pamela Howlett
 Added: Jan. 15, 2017
DEAR ROBERT DONAT: HAVE A GOOD NEW YEAR IN HEAVEN, AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR EXCELLENT PERFORMANCES! RIP!
- Marlene Rantz
 Added: Jan. 4, 2017
December Blessings 🔥
- Patty Valentino
 Added: Dec. 1, 2016
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