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Denholm Elliott

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Birth Name: Denholm Elliott
Born: 05/31/1922
Birth Place: London, England, GB
Death Place: Spain
Died: 10/06/1992

Denholm Mitchell Elliott was born May 31, 1922 in London, England, the son of Myles and Nina Elliott. Educated at Malvern College, he began training at the Royal Academy of Art but dropped out shortly before World War II. While serving as a radio operator and gunner with the Royal Air Force, his plane was downed near Sylt, Germany. He would spend the next three years in a prisoner of war camp, where he passed the time by organizing an amateur theater group called the No Name Players. Shortly after being freed by Allied forces, he was discharged and returned to London, where he joined a stock theater company. His feature film debut came in 1949 with a supporting role in the comedy "Dear Mr. P... Continue Bio >>

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