Laurence Olivier

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The Lord Olivier

Laurence Olivier - 1961 - Boston.jpg
circa 1961
Born22 Mey 1907(1907-05-22)
Dorking, Surrey, Ingland, UK
Dee'd11 Julie 1989(1989-07-11) (aged 82)
Ashurst, Wast Sussex, Ingland, UK
  • Actor
  • director
  • producer
  • screenwriter
Years active1926–1988
Hauf-marrae(s)Jill Esmond (1930–40; divorced)
Vivien Leigh (1940–60; divorced)
Joan Plowright (1961–89; his daith)
Bairns2 sons, 2 daughters
KinSydney Olivier (uncle, deceased)
Noël Olivier (cousin, deceased)

Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (/ˈlɒrəns ˈlɪvi./; 22 Mey 1907 – 11 Julie 1989) wis an Inglis actor, director, an producer. Olivier is generally considered tae hae been ane o the greatest actors o the 20t century.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Brunskill, Ian (ed.) (2007) Great Lives: A Century in Obituaries, Times Books, p. 435.