Jed Harris

Jed Harris
1900 - 1979

Jed Harris  Austrian Director

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Jed Harris passed away on 15th Nov 1979 aged 79.


Jed Harris was previously married to Beatrice Allen (1957), Louise Platt (1939 - 1941) and Anita Green (1925 - 1929).

He was in relationships with Margaret Sullavan (1932), Ruth Gordon (1928 - 1940), Pauline Fairfax Potter and Rosamond Pinchot.

Jed Harris had encounters with Katharine Hepburn.


Austrian Director Jed Harris was born Jacob Hirsch Horowitz on 25th February, 1900 in Lviv, Austria-Hungary and passed away on 15th Nov 1979 New York, NY aged 79. He is most remembered for Operation Mad Ball (1957). His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Jed Harris is a member of the following lists: Male screenwriters, American male screenwriters and American Theater Hall of Fame inductees.


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Married3 5 years 3 years, 3 months 2 years, 8 months
Dating4 85 years, 10 months 24 years, 3 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Total8 85 years, 10 months 13 years, 4 months 2 years, 8 months


First Name Jacob
Middle Name Hirsch
Last Name Horowitz
Full Name at Birth Jacob Hirsch Horowitz
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th February, 1900
Birthplace Lviv, Austria-Hungary
Died 15th November, 1979
Place of Death New York, NY
Cause of Death Cancer
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality Austrian
Occupation Text Austrian-American Theater Producer, Director, Writer
Occupation Director
Claim to Fame Operation Mad Ball (1957)
Year(s) Active 1925–1956
Friend Charles MacArthur, Ben Hecht

Jed Harris (born Jacob Hirsch Horowitz, February 25, 1900 – November 15, 1979) was an Austrian-born American theatrical producer and director. He was responsible for some of the most successful productions on the Broadway stage in the 1920s and 1930s, including Broadway (1926), Coquette (1927), The Royal Family (1927), The Front Page (1928), Uncle Vanya (1930), The Green Bay Tree (1933) and Our Town (1938). He later directed the original Broadway productions of The Heiress (1947) and The Crucible (1953).

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Jed Harris79 PiscesDirector
Beatrice Allen-
Louise Platt88 LeoActress
Margaret Sullavan50 TaurusActress
Ruth Gordon88 ScorpioActress
Anita Green92
Pauline Fairfax Potter67 CapricornWriter
Rosamond Pinchot33 ScorpioActress
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress


JonesMale192987 years old
AbigailFemale27th April, 194175 years old


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crNov 15, 2007

Terrible man. Hope he suffered.

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