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 Rudolf Schildkraut

Rudolf Schildkraut

Birth
Istanbul, Turkey
Death 15 Jul 1930 (aged 68)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Beth Olam Mausoleum, Section R, Crypt 214
Memorial ID 7930 · View Source
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Actor. Born in 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 notable "Young April" (1926), "King of Kings" (1927), "A Ship Comes In" (1928) and "Christina" (1929). He died of a heart attack at age 67 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: 23 Dec 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7930
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rudolf Schildkraut (27 Apr 1862–15 Jul 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7930, citing Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .