Michael Curtiz  Hungarian Director

Current Status

Michael Curtiz passed away on 10th Apr 1962 aged 75.


Michael Curtiz was previously married to Bess Meredyth (1928 - 1961), Lili Damita (1924 - 1926) and Lucy Doraine (1917 - 1923).

He was also in relationships with Mae Madison and Bella Darvi.


Michael Curtiz is a 75 year old Hungarian Director. Born Manó Kertész Kaminer on 24th December, 1886 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary), he is famous for Oscar winning director of Casablanca in a career that spans 1912–61. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Michael Curtiz is a member of the following lists: Best Directing Academy Award winners, Hungarian emigrants to Austria and Austrian emigrants to the United States.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Michael Curtiz75 CapricornDirector
Bess Meredyth79 AquariusScreenwriter
Lili Damita89 CancerActress
Lucy Doraine91 GeminiActress
Mae Madison90 VirgoActress
Bella Darvi42 ScorpioActress


It's a Great Feeling1949Michael Curtiz (uncredited)Movie
The Medic1916Movie
One Who Is Loved by Two1915Movie
Az éjszaka rabja1914Movie
Atlantis1913Hans Fuellenberg - Friedrich's college pal (as Mihály Kertész)Movie
Ma és holnap1912Arisztid (as Kertész Mihály)Movie


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    Michael Curtiz (born Manó Kaminer, December 24, 1886 –
    April 10, 1962) was a Hungarian American film director. He had early credits as Mihály Kertész and Michael Kertész. He directed more than 50 films in Europe and more than 100 in the Uni...

    Confirmed Relationships5
    Longest Relationship33 yrs, 3 mths
    Shortest Relationship2 yrs
    Average Relationship Length8 yrs, 3 mths
    First Name Michael
    Last Name Curtiz
    Full Name at Birth Manó Kertész Kaminer
    Age 75 (age at death) years
    Birthday 24th December, 1886
    Birthplace Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)
    Died 10th April, 1962
    Place of Death Hollywood, California
    Cause of Death Cancer
    Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
    Build Average
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Jewish
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Hungarian
    University Markoszy University, Royal Academy of Theater and Art, Budapest
    Occupation Text Director
    Occupation Director
    Claim to Fame Oscar winning director of Casablanca
    Year(s) Active 1912–61
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