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Also Known As: Died: January 23, 1956
Born: September 16, 1893 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Hungary Profession: Producer ...
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1906:
Moved to Budapest after death of father
1909:
Left school and worked full-time as a journalist
1914:
Founded film magazine, MOZIHET
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Joined Pedagogical Studios, directed films for schools
1917:
Bought Corvin production company
1919:
Moved to Austria after overthrow of the Bela Kun regime
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Changed name from Sandor to Alexander
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Formed Corda Film Consortium/Korda Productions with wife Maria
1923:
Moved to Berlin
1927:
Signed contract with First National and moved to Hollywood
1930:
Made one film for Fox before contract was cancelled; moved back to Europe
1931:
Signed contract with Paramount-British and moved to England
1932:
Formed London Film Production
1939:
Formed Alexander Korda Productions/Alexander Korda Films Inc.
1940:
Moved to USA
1941:
Formed Gloria Pictures and Romaine Film Productions
1942:
Moved back to England
1943:
Made head of newly formed alliance between London Films and MGM-British
1945:
Resigned from MGM-Britsh

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