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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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Jack White Wins Eurovision. Kind Of.
NY Times Music, 2019-02-07 18:57:35
The former White Stripes frontman was added to the credits for the 2018 Eurovision winner, “Toy,” a pop anthem sung by Netta Barzilai of Israel.

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Variety, 2019-01-14 18:55:11
Loretta Lynn is being thrown what’s billed as “an all-star birthday celebration” at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on April 1, with a bill that includes country superstars Garth Brooks and George Strait, current Grammy nominee Kacey Musgraves, and rocker Jack White, the producer of her 2004 comeback album, “Van Lear Rose.” ...

The Raconteurs return with first new songs in a decade
USA Today Music, 2018-12-20 13:31:17
Jack White and Brendan Benson each take the lead on the band's two new songs.         

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