William Keighley

William Keighley

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 24 Jun 1984 (aged 94)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Memorial Terrace, Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, Niche 20184
Memorial ID 6846522 · View Source
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Film Director, Actor. From 1905 to 1908 he toured with the Ben Greet Shakespearean Repertory Company and from 1915 to 1923 he appeared on Broadway. He directed the plays "The Perfect Alibi" (1928) and "Penny Arcade" (1930). His film credits are "Each Dawn We Die" (1939), "Easy To Love" (1934), "The Man Who Came To Dinner" (1941) and "Street With No Name" (1948). Keighley also made military training films and became head of Lux Radio Theater after Cecil B. DeMille left the post. The death year on his burial plaque is incorrectly shown as 1983.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 11 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6846522
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Keighley (4 Aug 1889–24 Jun 1984), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6846522, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .