Jed Harris

Jed Harris
1900 - 1979
Jed Harris  Austrian Director

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

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

Jed Harris had encounters with Cary Grant and Laurence Olivier.


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 City, New York, USA 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: American screenwriters, 1979 deaths and 1900 births.


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Married3 5 years 3 years, 2 months 1 year, 8 months
Dating4 90 years, 5 months 25 years, 7 months -
Encounter2 - - -
Total9 90 years, 5 months 12 years, 5 months 1 year, 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 City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Bisexual
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. His many successful Broadway productions in the 1920s and 1930s include 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
Cary Grant82 CapricornActor
Laurence Olivier82 GeminiActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JonesMale192993 years oldRuth Gordon
AbigailFemale27th April, 194181 years oldLouise Platt


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crNov 15, 2007

Terrible man. Hope he suffered.

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