Nicholas Ray

Nicholas Ray
1911 - 1979
Nicholas Ray  American Director

Nicholas Ray dating history


Nicholas Ray was previously married to Susan Ray (1969 - 1979), Betty Utey (1958 - 1966), Gloria Grahame (1948 - 1952) and Jean Evans (1930 - 1940).

Nicholas Ray was in relationships with Jayne Mansfield (1955 - 1956), Natalie Wood (1955), Shelley Winters (1953 - 1954), Joan Crawford (1952 - 1953), Judy Holliday (1944) and Edith Beckerman.


American Director Nicholas Ray was born Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr. on 7th August, 1911 in Galesville, Wisconsin, USA and passed away on 16th Jun 1979 New York City, New York, USA aged 67. He is most remembered for Rebel Without a Cause (1955). His zodiac sign is Leo.

Nicholas Ray is a member of the following lists: American film directors, American LGBT people and Cancer deaths in New York.


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Relationship Statistics

Married4 11 years, 5 months 9 years, 2 months 4 years, 10 months
Dating6 79 years, 4 months 13 years, 7 months 4 months, 2 days
Total10 79 years, 4 months 11 years, 10 months 4 months, 2 days


First Name Raymond
Middle Name Nicholas
Last Name Kienzle Jr.
Full Name at Birth Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr.
Alternative Name Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr., Raymond Nicholas Kienzle, Nicholas Ray, Nicolas Ray
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th August, 1911
Birthplace Galesville, Wisconsin, USA
Died 16th June, 1979
Place of Death New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Buried Oak Grove Cemetery, La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, USA
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Waller High School /La Crosse High School
Occupation Text Director
Occupation Director
Claim to Fame Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
Year(s) Active 1948–1980, 1948–1979
Friend J.C. Flippen

Nicholas Ray (born Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr., August 7, 1911 – June 16, 1979) was an American film director best known for the movie Rebel Without a Cause.

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Nicholas Ray67 LeoDirector
Susan Ray-Writer
Betty Utey-
Jayne Mansfield34 AriesActress
Natalie Wood43 CancerActress
Shelley Winters85 LeoActress
Joan Crawford72 AriesActress
Gloria Grahame57 SagittariusActress
Judy Holliday43 GeminiActress
Jean Evans-Journalist
Edith Beckerman86 Scorpio


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
NicaFemaleBetty Utey
JulieBetty Utey
AnthonyMale193786 years oldJean Evans
TimothyMale12th November, 194874 years oldGloria Grahame


Hair1979The GeneralMovie
The American Friend1977'Derwatt'Movie
Wet Dreams1974The Janitor (segment "The Janitor")Movie
We Can't Go Home Again1973Nick RayMovie
That Woman1966Besucher beim Sechs-Tage-Rennen (scenes deleted)Movie
55 Days at Peking1963US Minister (uncredited)Movie
Rebel Without a Cause1955Man in Last Shot (uncredited)Movie
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1945Bakery Clerk (uncredited)Movie


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no namevMay 14, 2009

if the rumors are true, this man is a pedophile for dating natalie wood

Bohemian_SweetieBohemian_SweetieFeb 17, 2009

I love Rebel Without A Cause ! :)

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