Francis Lederer

Francis Lederer
1899 - 2000

Francis Lederer  Austrian Actor


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Francis Lederer passed away on 25th May 2000 aged 100.


Francis Lederer was previously married to Marion Irvine, Margo (1937 - 1940) and Ada Nejedly.

He was in relationships with Joan Crawford (1934) and Joan Bennett.

Francis Lederer had encounters with Katharine Hepburn.


Austrian Actor Francis Lederer was born Frantisek Lederer on 6th November, 1899 in Prague, Austria-Hungary and passed away on 25th May 2000 Palm Springs, CA aged 100. He is most remembered for Pandora`s Box. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Francis Lederer was in an on-screen matchup with Louise Brooks in Pandora's Box (1929).

Francis Lederer is a member of the following lists: People from Canoga Park, Los Angeles, Male Shakespearean actors and Austrian male stage actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 59 years, 9 months 21 years, 11 months 4 years
Dating2 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 59 years, 9 months 10 years, 6 months 4 years


First Name Francis
Last Name Lederer
Full Name at Birth Frantisek Lederer
Age 100 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th November, 1899
Birthplace Prague, Austria-Hungary
Died 25th May, 2000
Place of Death Palm Springs, CA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 170lbs (77 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Romanesque Nose
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality Austrian
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Pandora`s Box
Year(s) Active 1928–71
Friend G.W. Pabst, Henny Porten, Elia Kazan

Francis Lederer (November 6, 1899 – May 25, 2000) was a film and stage actor with a successful career, first in Europe, then in the United States.

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Partner Comparison

Francis Lederer100 ScorpioActor
Marion Irvine-
Margo68 TaurusActress
Joan Crawford71 AriesActress
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress
Ada Nejedly-
Joan Bennett80 PiscesActress


Night Gallery1969The Count (segment "The Devil Is Not Mocked")TV Show
It Takes a Thief1968HoffmanTV Show
Blue Light1966Kurt HausmanTV Show
Mission: Impossible1966Senko BrobinTV Show
That Girl1966Vittorio BarriniTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Dr. Jeremias LippTV Show
Ben Casey1961Dr. Alfred LittauerTV Show
The Best of the Post1960SiegfridTV Show
Terror Is a Man1959Dr. Charles GirardMovie
Sunday Showcase1959Mario MorganTV Show
The Untouchables1959Walter MesslingerTV Show
Maracaibo1958Miguel OrlandoMovie
The Return of Dracula1958Count Dracula, posing as Bellac GordalMovie
Behind Closed Doors1958BrauerTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957TV Show
Sally1957TV Show
The Ambassador's Daughter1956Prince Nicholas ObelskiMovie
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
The Elgin Hour1954FerranteTV Show
Stolen Identity1953Claude ManelliMovie
Adventures in Vienna1952Claude ManelliMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
A Woman of Distinction1950Prof. Paul SimoneMovie
Captain Carey, U.S.A.1950Baron Rocco de GreffiMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950CharlesTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950BaronTV Show
Somerset Maugham TV Theatre1950TV Show
Surrender1950Henry VaanMovie
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948Rene d'ArcyTV Show
Million Dollar Weekend1948Alan MarkerMovie
The Diary of a Chambermaid1946JosephMovie
The Madonna's Secret1946James Harlan CorbinMovie
The Bridge of San Luis Rey1944EstebanMovie
Voice in the Wind1944Jan VolnyMovie
Puddin' Head1941Prince KarlMovie
The Man I Married1940Eric HoffmanMovie
Confessions of a Nazi Spy1939SchneiderMovie
Midnight1939Jacques PicotMovie
The Lone Wolf in Paris1938Michael Lanyard aka The Lone WolfMovie
It's All Yours1937Jimmy BarnesMovie
Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 121937Francis LedererMovie
One Rainy Afternoon1936Philippe MartinMovie
My American Wife1936Count Ferdinand von und zu ReidenachMovie
Romance in Manhattan1935Karel NovakMovie
The Gay Deception1935SandroMovie
The Pursuit of Happiness1934Max ChristmannMovie
Man of Two Worlds1934AigoMovie
Her Majesty Love1931Fred von Wellingen (as Franz Lederer)Movie
The Fate of Renate Langen1931Gerd (as Franz Lederer)Movie
Susanne macht Ordnung1930Robert (as Franz Lederer)Movie
Atlantik1929Peter, young married couple (as Franz Lederer)Movie
Pandora's Box1929Alwa SchönMovie
The Wonderful Lies of Nina Petrovna1929Lt. Michael Rostof (as Franz Lederer)Movie
Maman Colibri1929Georges de ChambryMovie
Refuge1928Martin (as Franz Lederer)Movie
Die seltsame Nacht der Helga Wangen1928Werner Hilsoe (as Franz Lederer)Movie
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savanna seductiveJun 8, 2009

nice gallery he built.i was there a few hours ago. :) <3 good actor too. :)

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