Sir David Lean, CBE

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David Lean

Birthdate: (83)
Death: April 16, 1991 (83)
Immediate Family:

Son of Francis William le Blount Lean and Helena Lean
Husband of <private> Lean (Cooke)
Ex-husband of Isabel Lean; Ann Todd; <private> Lean (Matkar); <private> Lean (Hotz) and Kay Walsh
Father of <private> Lean

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Sir David Lean, CBE

Sir David Lean, CBE, was an English film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, best remembered for big-screen epics The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Doctor Zhivago (1965), and A Passage to India (1984); for bringing Charles Dickens' novels to the silver screen with films such as Great Expectations (1946) and Oliver Twist (1948); and for the renowned romantic drama Brief Encounter (1945).


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March 25, 1908