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Also Known As: Died: March 31, 1953
Born: June 18, 1895 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Lithuania Profession: actor

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Ivan Lebedeff was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lebedeff started his acting career landing roles in such films as "The Love of Sunya" (1927), "The Sorrows of Satan" (1927) with Ricardo Cortez and "Walking Back" (1928). He also appeared in the Will Rogers comedy "They Had to See Paris" (1929), "The Cuckoos" (1930) and "The Gay Diplomat" (1931). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Victor McLaglen adventure "Laughing at Life" (1933), the comedic adaptation "The Blonde Bombshell" (1933) with Jean Harlow and "Goin' to Town" (1935). He also appeared in "Love on the Run" (1936) with Joan Crawford, "The Golden Arrow" (1936) and the Marlene Dietrich dramatic adaptation "Angel" (1937). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the adventure "Atlantic Flight" (1937) with Dick Merrill, the Charles Boyer dramatic comedy "History Is Made at Night" (1937) and "Mama Steps Out" (1937). He also appeared in "Wise Girl" (1937), the The Ritz Brothers comedy adaptation "Straight, Place, and Show" (1938) and the Linda Darnell drama "Hotel For Women" (1939). Lebedeff last acted in "The Mystery of Mr. Wong" (1939). Lebedeff was married to Vera...

Ivan Lebedeff was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lebedeff started his acting career landing roles in such films as "The Love of Sunya" (1927), "The Sorrows of Satan" (1927) with Ricardo Cortez and "Walking Back" (1928). He also appeared in the Will Rogers comedy "They Had to See Paris" (1929), "The Cuckoos" (1930) and "The Gay Diplomat" (1931). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Victor McLaglen adventure "Laughing at Life" (1933), the comedic adaptation "The Blonde Bombshell" (1933) with Jean Harlow and "Goin' to Town" (1935). He also appeared in "Love on the Run" (1936) with Joan Crawford, "The Golden Arrow" (1936) and the Marlene Dietrich dramatic adaptation "Angel" (1937). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the adventure "Atlantic Flight" (1937) with Dick Merrill, the Charles Boyer dramatic comedy "History Is Made at Night" (1937) and "Mama Steps Out" (1937). He also appeared in "Wise Girl" (1937), the The Ritz Brothers comedy adaptation "Straight, Place, and Show" (1938) and the Linda Darnell drama "Hotel For Women" (1939). Lebedeff last acted in "The Mystery of Mr. Wong" (1939). Lebedeff was married to Vera Engels. Lebedeff passed away in March 1953 at the age of 58.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The War of the Worlds (1953) Dr. Gratzman
2.
 California Conquest (1952) Count Alexander Rotcheff
3.
 The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952) Marquis
4.
 Heartbeat (1946) Thief at ball
5.
 Rhapsody in Blue (1945) Nightclub guest
6.
 In Our Time (1944) Cavalry officer
7.
 Around the World (1944) Menlo
8.
 Oh, What a Night (1944) Boris
9.
 Are These Our Parents (1944) Alexis Dolan
10.
 Mission to Moscow (1943) Rosengoltz
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Education

University of St Petersburg: -
Military Academy of St Petersburg: -

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wife:
Vera Engels. Survived him.

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