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Sir Alexander Korda

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Original Name
Sándor Laszlo Kellner
Birth
Túrkeve, Mezőtúri járás, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok, Hungary
Death
23 Jan 1956 (aged 62)
Kensington, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Burial
Golders Green, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England
Memorial ID
6404996 View Source

Motion Picture Producer. He created his London Films production company in 1933, using Big Ben as its logo. His success include "The Private Life of Henry VIII" (1933), "The Thief of Bagdad"(1940) and "An Ideal Husband"(1947). His films led to early breaks for the likes of Laurence Olivier and David Lean. He became the first British film producer to receive a knighthood.

Motion Picture Producer. He created his London Films production company in 1933, using Big Ben as its logo. His success include "The Private Life of Henry VIII" (1933), "The Thief of Bagdad"(1940) and "An Ideal Husband"(1947). His films led to early breaks for the likes of Laurence Olivier and David Lean. He became the first British film producer to receive a knighthood.

Bio by: Kieran Smith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
  • Added: 9 May 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 6404996
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6404996/alexander-korda: accessed ), memorial page for Sir Alexander Korda (16 Sep 1893–23 Jan 1956), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6404996, citing Golders Green Crematorium, Golders Green, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England; Maintained by Find a Grave .