Jed Harris

Jed Harris
1900 - 1979

Jed Harris  Austrian Director

Jed Harris passed away on 15th Nov 1979 aged 79. His last relationship was when Jed Harris and Beatrice Allen were divorced in Dec 1957 after being married for 8 months.

Relationships

Jed Harris was previously married to Beatrice Allen (1956 - 1957), Louise Platt (1938 - 1941) and Anita Green (1924 - 1929).

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

Jed Harris had 2 children, Jones (87) and Abigail (75).

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Jed Harris is a 79 year old Austrian Director. Born Jacob Hirsch Horowitz on 25th February, 1900 in Lviv, Austria-Hungary, he is famous for Operation Mad Ball (1957) in a career that spans 1925–1956. 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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Confirmed Relationships8
Longest Relationship84 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship1 yr, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length13 yrs, 3 mths
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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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Jed Harris79 PiscesDirector
Austrian
Beatrice Allen-
Louise Platt88 LeoActress
American
Margaret Sullavan50 TaurusActress
American
Ruth Gordon88 ScorpioActress
American
Anita Green92
American
Pauline Fairfax Potter67 CapricornWriter
French
Rosamond Pinchot33 ScorpioActress
American
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
JonesMale192987 years old
AbigailFemale27th April, 194175 years old

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crNov 15, 2007

Terrible man. Hope he suffered.


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