Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.

Is your surname Goldwyn?

Research the Goldwyn family

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.'s Geni Profile

Records for Samuel Goldwyn

49,567 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.

Birthplace: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Death: Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Schmuel Gelbficz / Sam Goldwyn and Frances Howard Goldwyn
Husband of Patricia Goldwyn
Ex-husband of Peggy Goldwyn; Peggy Elliott and Jennifer Goldwyn (Howard)
Father of <private> Goldwyn; Tony Goldwyn; <private> Goldwyn; <private> Goldwyn; <private> Goldwyn and 1 other
Half brother of Unborn Premature and Ruth Capps

Occupation: Producer
Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
Last Updated:
view all 16

Immediate Family

About Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.,_Jr.

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. (born September 7, 1926) is an American film producer.

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of actress Frances Howard and the pioneer motion picture mogul Samuel Goldwyn. Educated at Fountain Valley School in Colorado Springs, Colorado, he followed in his father's footsteps and founded the motion picture production companies The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Samuel Goldwyn Films.

In 1950, Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. married Jennifer Howard (1925–1993), the daughter of prominent author and screenwriter Sidney Howard. The couple had four children including actor Tony Goldwyn and studio executive, John Goldwyn. They divorced in 1966 and he married a second time to Peggy Elliot with whom he had two children.

Partial filmography

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2006)
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
The Preacher's Wife (1996)
Rock-a-Doodle (1991)
Minnamurra (1989)
Mystic Pizza (1988)
A Prayer for the Dying (1987)
Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)
The Young Lovers (1964)
The Proud Rebel (1958)
view all 15

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.'s Timeline

September 7, 1926
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
August 16, 1950
Age 23
May 20, 1960
Age 33
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Age 41
August 24, 1969
Age 42
Age 42
Age 78
Age 78
January 9, 2015
Age 88
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States