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Also Known As: Robert Zigler Leonard Died: August 27, 1968
Born: October 7, 1889 Cause of Death: aneurysm
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: director, actor, singer

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Made his directorial debut in 1913 with "A Friend of the Family" and went on to helm over a hundred films, mostly glossy entertainments, through the 1950s. Married to actresses Mae Murray and Gertrude Olmstead, both of whom appeared in Leonard's films.

Made his directorial debut in 1913 with "A Friend of the Family" and went on to helm over a hundred films, mostly glossy entertainments, through the 1950s. Married to actresses Mae Murray and Gertrude Olmstead, both of whom appeared in Leonard's films.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Kelly and Me (1957) Director
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  The King's Thief (1955) Director
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  Her Twelve Men (1954) Director
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  The Clown (1953) Director
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  Grounds for Marriage (1951) Director
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  Too Young to Kiss (1951) Director
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  Duchess of Idaho (1950) Director

CAST: (feature film)

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 Married Flirts (1924)
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 Yust From Sweden (1916)
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 Master Key, The (1914)
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1907:
Moved to Hollywood with family
1916:
Became a director

Education

University of Colorado: Boulder , Colorado -

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wife:
Mae Murray. Actor. Starred in many of Leonard's films.
wife:
Gertrude Olmstead. Actor. Acted in Leonard's films; survived him.

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