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Adolphe Menjou
Adolphe Menjou in A Star is Born.jpg
Menjou in A Star Is Born (1937)
Born
Adolphe Jean Menjou

(1890-02-18)February 18, 1890
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died October 29, 1963(1963-10-29) (aged 73)
Resting place Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Occupation Actor
Years active 1914–1960
Spouse(s)
Katherine Conn Tinsley
(m. 1920; div. 1927)

Kathryn Carver
(m. 1928; div. 1934)

Verree Teasdale (m. 1934; his death)

Adolphe Jean Menjou (February 18, 1890 – October 29, 1963) was an American actor. His career spanned both silent films and talkies. He appeared in such films as Charlie Chaplin's A Woman of Paris, where he played the lead role; Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory with Kirk Douglas; Ernst Lubitsch's The Marriage Circle; The Sheik with Rudolph Valentino; Morocco with Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper; and A Star Is Born with Janet Gaynor and Fredric March, and was nominated for an Academy Award for The Front Page in 1931.

Adolphe Menjou, Kathryn Carver, 1928
Menjou with second wife, actress Kathryn Carver, in 1928.

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