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Laurence Olivier

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Gender Female
Death33 years ago
Date of birth May 22,1907
Zodiac sign Gemini
Born Dorking
United Kingdom
Date of died July 11,1989
DiedSteyning
United Kingdom
Spouse Joan Plowright
Vivien Leigh
Jill Esmond
Did you knowLaurence Olivier has the fifth-most Academy Award nominations (10) in four acting categories of all time.
Height 178 (cm)
Job Film director
Film Producer
Screenwriter
Voice acting
Theatre Director
Television producer
Education The Eaton House Group of Schools
The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
St Edward's School, Oxford
Children Julie Kate Olivier
Tarquin Olivier
Richard Olivier
Tamsin Olivier
GrandchildrenTroilus Olivier
Isis Olivier
Wilfred Laurence Ditton
Ally Olivier
Parents Gerard Olivier
Agnes Louise Crookenden
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Laurence Olivier Life story


Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM was an English actor and director who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, was one of a trio of male actors who dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He also worked in films throughout his career, playing more than fifty cinema roles.

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