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Also Known As: Irving Kaminski Died: April 18, 1959
Born: October 9, 1888 Cause of Death: heart ailment
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: director, producer, actor

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Double Dynamite (1951) Director
2.
  The Dolly Sisters (1945) Director
3.
  The Impatient Years (1944) Director
4.
  Sweet Rosie O'Grady (1943) Director
5.
  What a Woman! (1943) Director
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  My Gal Sal (1942) Director
8.
  Belle Starr (1941) Director
9.
  Louisiana Purchase (1941) Director
10.
  That Night in Rio (1941) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 As Man Desires (1925) Major Singh
2.
 Rupert of Hentzau (1923) Von Bernenstein
3.
 The Man From Hell's River (1922) Pierre de Barre
4.
 The Eternal Flame (1922) Count de Marsay
6.
 Beautifully Trimmed (1920) Count Bonzi
7.
 Sex (1920) Dick Wallace
8.
 The Thirteenth Commandment (1920) Thomas Warwick Duane
9.
 Old Dad (1920) Sheridan Kaire
10.
 The Tree of Knowledge (1920) Loftus Roupelle
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1909:
Film acting debut
1922:
Turned film director
1926:
Began lengthy association with Fox Pictures (later to become 20th Century-Fox) which lasted 20 years
1944:
Last producing credit, "The Impatient Years," which he also directed
1945:
Last film for six years, "The Dolly Sisters," at Fox
1951:
One-shot return to film directing and last credit, "Double Dynamite," produced by his son Irving Cummings Jr.
1952:
Produced and hosted "Lux Radio Theater" for CBS radio
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wife:
Ruth Cummings. Actor. Born in 1894; died on December 6, 1984 at age 90 90, in Woodland Hills, California; prominent in silent films of the 1910s and 20s; worked with Irving Cummings first when they acted together; she later played occasional character roles.

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son:
Irving Cummings Jr. Screenwriter.

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