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Also Known As: Died: March 11, 1940
Born: November 22, 1897 Cause of Death: suicide
Birth Place: Hinckley, Minnesota, USA Profession: screenwriter, author, journalist

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Journalist and second lieutenant in the Army Air Corps whose screenplays reflect his love of aviation, notably "Wings" (1927), and "The Dawn Patrol" (1930). His second wife was actress Fay Wray to whom he was married from 1928 to 1938.

Journalist and second lieutenant in the Army Air Corps whose screenplays reflect his love of aviation, notably "Wings" (1927), and "The Dawn Patrol" (1930). His second wife was actress Fay Wray to whom he was married from 1928 to 1938.

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  Conquest Of The Air (1940) Director () Directo) (Uncredited)

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Education

University of Washington: Seattle , Washington -
University of Oxford: Oxford , England -

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wife:
Fay Wray. Actor. Married in 1928; divorced in 1938.

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daughter:
Susan Saunders. Adopted by fay Wray's second husband Robert Riskin.

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