William Wyler

William Wyler
1902 - 1981

William Wyler  American Director


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William Wyler was previously married to Margaret Tallichet (1938 - 1981) and Margaret Sullavan (1934 - 1936).

William Wyler was in relationships with Bette Davis (1937 - 1938), Luise Rainer (1936) and Sheila Bromley.


American Director William Wyler was born Wilhelm Weiller on 1st July, 1902 in Mülhausen, Alsace, Germany (now Mulhouse, Haut-Rhin, France) and passed away on 27th Jul 1981 Los Angeles, California aged 79. He is most remembered for Oscar for Best Director 1960 for Ben-Hur. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

William Wyler is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American film producers and BAFTA winners (people).


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Relationship Statistics

Dating3 85 years, 8 months 28 years, 11 months 1 year
Married2 44 years, 7 months 23 years, 4 months 2 years, 2 months
Total5 85 years, 8 months 26 years, 8 months 1 year


First Name William
Last Name Wyler
Full Name at Birth Wilhelm Weiller
Alternative Name 99-Take Willie, Willy, William Wyler, Wilhelm Weiller
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st July, 1902
Birthplace Mülhausen, Alsace, Germany (now Mulhouse, Haut-Rhin, France)
Died 27th July, 1981
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Director, Producer, Actor
Occupation Director
Claim to Fame Oscar for Best Director 1960 for Ben-Hur
Year(s) Active 1925–1970
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/463/000032367/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5005
Father Audrey Hepburn, Leopald Wyler
Mother Melanie Wyler
Brother Robert Wyler
Friend George Stevens, Frank Capra, Howard Hawks, David Niven, John Huston, Carl Laemmle, Ellen Drew, Sy Bartlett
Associated People Vincent Sherman

William Wyler (; born Willi Wyler July 1, 1902 – July 27, 1981) was a Swiss-German American film director and producer. Notable works include Mrs. Miniver (1942), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and Ben-Hur (1959), all of which won him the Academy Awards for Best Director, and Best Picture, making him the only director of three Best Picture winners. Wyler received his first Oscar nomination for directing Dodsworth in 1936, starring Walter Huston, Ruth Chatterton and Mary Astor, "sparking a 20-year run of almost unbroken greatness."

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William Wyler79 CancerDirector
Bette Davis81 AriesActress
Margaret Tallichet77 PiscesActress
Luise Rainer104 CapricornActress
Margaret Sullavan50 TaurusActress
Sheila Bromley91 ScorpioActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
DavidMaleMargaret Tallichet
WilliamMaleMargaret Tallichet
CatherineFemale25th July, 193982 years oldMargaret Tallichet
JudyFemale21st May, 194279 years oldMargaret Tallichet
Melanie AnnFemale25th November, 195071 years oldMargaret Tallichet


The Jackie Gleason Show1966TV Show
The Best Years of Our Lives1946Cameo - Drug Store customer (uncredited)Movie
Dodsworth1936Violin Player in Dance Orchestra (uncredited)Movie
Her First Mate1933Man on Collapsing Dock (uncredited)Movie
The Shakedown1929Photographer at Fight Arena (uncredited)Movie




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