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Jack White

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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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Variety, 2019-04-08 15:45:11
Jack White’s Third Man Records celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a characteristic flourish, with a daylong party on Saturday in front of its Nashville headquarters that culminated with the first performance in eight years from the Raconteurs, one of several White-helmed bands. Introduced by White’s mother Teresa Gillis, the band ...

Third Man Records Announces New Minority Co-Owners With Jack White
Billboard, 2019-04-07 16:20:00
Jack White announced Saturday (April 6) that he has given minority ownership in his label Third Man Records to co-founders Ben Swank and...

The Raconteurs Announce 'Help Us Stranger,' First New Album in 11 Years
Billboard, 2019-04-02 15:05:38
Late last year, we got the impression The Raconteurs were up to something when the Jack White- and Brendan Benson-led supergroup shared a pair...

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