Colin Clive

Colin Clive
1900 - 1937

Colin Clive  British Actor


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Colin Clive was in a relationship with Dorothy Dare (1934 - 1937).


British Actor Colin Clive was born Colin Glenn Clive-Greig on 20th January, 1900 in St. Malo, France and passed away on 25th Jun 1937 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 37. He is most remembered for Dr. Frankenstein of Frankenstein (1931) and Bride of Frankenstein (1935). His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Colin Clive was in an on-screen matchup with Katharine Hepburn in Christopher Strong (1933).

Colin Clive is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English stage actors and Alcohol-related deaths in California.


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First Name Colin
Last Name Clive
Full Name at Birth Colin Glenn Clive-Greig
Age 37 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th January, 1900
Birthplace St. Malo, France
Died 25th June, 1937
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Alcoholism . Complications Of Tuberculosis
Buried Chapel of the Pines Crematory
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality DISPUTED
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
University Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Dr. Frankenstein of Frankenstein (1931) and Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
Year(s) Active 1930-1937, 1926-1937, 1925–1937
Friend Peter Lorre, Alan Mowbray, James Whale

Colin Clive (born Colin Glenn Clive-Greig; 20 January 1900 – 25 June 1937) was a British stage and screen actor. His most memorable role was Henry Frankenstein, the creator of the monster, in the 1931 film Frankenstein and its 1935 sequel, Bride of Frankenstein.

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Colin Clive37 CapricornActor
Dorothy Dare68 AriesActress


History Is Made at Night1937Bruce VailMovie
The Woman I Love1937Capt. ThelisMovie
Bride of Frankenstein1935Henry FrankensteinMovie
Clive of India1935Capt. JohnstoneMovie
Mad Love1935Stephen OrlacMovie
The Girl from 10th Avenue1935John MarlandMovie
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo1935Bertrand BerkeleyMovie
The Right to Live1935MauriceMovie
The Widow from Monte Carlo1935Lord Eric ReynoldsMovie
Jane Eyre1934Edward RochesterMovie
One More River1934Sir Gerald CorvenMovie
The Key1934Captain Andrew 'Andy' KerrMovie
Christopher Strong1933Sir Christopher StrongMovie
Looking Forward1933Geoffrey FieldingMovie
Lily Christine1932Rupert HarveyMovie
Frankenstein1931Henry FrankensteinMovie
The Stronger Sex1931Warren BarringtonMovie
Journey's End1930Capt. Denis StanhopeMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

wjerryzwjerryzJul 8, 2017

Played a great part as Henry Frankenstein

Elisabeth2Jun 12, 2010

..To live in hearts we leave behind, is not to die.. RIP

Rolf McCabeNov 6, 2009

hope there is peace in your death that eluded you in life.

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