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Jack Hawkins
Birth: Sep. 14, 1910
Death: Jul. 18, 1973

Actor. Born in Wood Green, England, four over four decades he was a popular leading man in theatre, films and television. He made his London theatrical debut at age 12 and he made his debut on Broadway by age 18. Although he had appeared in several films during the 1930s, it was after World War II, he began to build a successful career in the cinema. Of his many film credits, some of his most memorable roles were in "The Black Rose" (1950), "The Bridge on the River Kwai" (1957), "Ben-Hur" (1959), "Lawrence of Arabia" (1962), "Zulu" (1964) and "Young Winston" (1972). For television, he appeared in the series "BBC Sunday Night Theatre", "The Four just Men", "The Dupont Show of the Week", "Dr. Kildare" and "Armchair Theatre". He died from complications of throat cancer at age 62 in London, England. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Jessica Tandy (1909 - 1994)*
  Doreen Hawkins (1919 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Golders Green Crematorium
Golders Green
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
Record added: Mar 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6304844
Jack Hawkins
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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Great actor and was seen as the typical English man. Sorry you are no longer here to grace our silver screens!
- David Bohn
 Added: Jun. 1, 2017
The late great Jack Hawkins . A true rarity , a film star who could act ; a real talent . We are so lucky Jack left us so many movies to watch him in . A wonderful legacy .
- bob
 Added: May. 26, 2017
Just watched you in The Bridge on the River Kwai with William Holden~you were great! However, so sad to learn you passed away so young. R I P.
- Pat
 Added: May. 19, 2017
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