Gilbert Frankau

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Gilbert Frankau

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Arthur Frankau and Julia Frankau
Husband of Dorothea Frances Markham Frankau
Father of Pamela Frankau
Brother of Joan Bennett and Ronald Frankau

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Gilbert Frankau

Frankau was a popular British novelist. He was known also for verse (he was a war poet of World War I) including a number of verse novels, and short stories. He was born in London into a Jewish family, but was baptised as an Anglican at the age of 13. After education at Eton College, he went into the family cigar business.

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Gilbert Frankau's Timeline

April 21, 1884
January 3, 1908
Age 23
November 4, 1952
Age 68