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Rudolf Schildkraut

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Rudolf Schildkraut Famous memorial

Birth
Istanbul, Türkiye
Death
15 Jul 1930 (aged 68)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA GPS-Latitude: 34.087178, Longitude: -118.320096
Plot
Beth Olam Mausoleum, Hall of Solomon, Foyer R, South Wall, Crypt 214
Memorial ID
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Actor. Born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (now Istanbul, Turkey), he was well known on the European theatre scene and in the early silent film era. In 1920, he permanently moved to America, made his debut on the Broadway stage and founded his own Jewish theatre in the Bronx in 1925. He also appeared in several Hollywood film productions, most notably: "Young April" (1926), "King of Kings" (1927), "A Ship Comes In" (1928) and "Christina" (1929). He died of a heart attack at age 68 in Los Angeles, California. His son was Joseph Schildkraut, a Best Supporting Actor Oscar winner.
Actor. Born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (now Istanbul, Turkey), he was well known on the European theatre scene and in the early silent film era. In 1920, he permanently moved to America, made his debut on the Broadway stage and founded his own Jewish theatre in the Bronx in 1925. He also appeared in several Hollywood film productions, most notably: "Young April" (1926), "King of Kings" (1927), "A Ship Comes In" (1928) and "Christina" (1929). He died of a heart attack at age 68 in Los Angeles, California. His son was Joseph Schildkraut, a Best Supporting Actor Oscar winner.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: Dec 22, 1999
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7930/rudolf-schildkraut: accessed ), memorial page for Rudolf Schildkraut (27 Apr 1862–15 Jul 1930), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7930, citing Hollywood Forever, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.