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 Richard Thorpe

Richard Thorpe

Birth
Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA
Death 1 May 1991 (aged 95)
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Memorial ID 6687357 · View Source
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Motion picture director. He began his career in 1924. He is best remembered for his adventure films, such as "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" (1934), "Tarzan's New York Adventure" (1942), "Ivanhoe" (1952), "The Prisoner of Zenda" (1952), "All the Brothers Were Valiant" (1953), "Knights of the Round Table" (1953), "The Student Prince" (1954), "The Adventures of Quentin Durward" (1955), and the musical film "Jailhouse Rock" (1957).


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 15 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6687357
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Thorpe (24 Feb 1896–1 May 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6687357, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.