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Biography

White in 1919

Source: Wikipedia

Jack White (born Jacob Weiss, March 2, 1897 — April 10, 1984) was an American film producer, director and writer. His career with film began in the late 1910s and continued until the early 1960s. White produced over 300 films; directed more than 60 of these, and wrote more than 50. He directed some of his sound comedies under the pseudonym "Preston Black."

Fact file

  • Born: Jacob Weiss March 2, 1897 Budapest, Hungary
  • Died: April 10, 1984 (aged 87) North Hollywood, California United States
  • Other names: Preston Black
  • Years active: 1920-1959
  • Spouse(s): Pauline Starke (1927 -?) Charlotte "Toni" Corsich (1955-1984)

Read more about Jack White at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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