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Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan


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Also Known As: Died: September 28, 2003
Born: September 7, 1909 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: Turkey Profession: Director ...


father: George Kazanjioglou. Rug merchant. Greek.
mother: Athena Kazanjioglou. Greek.
daughter: Judy Morris. Mother, Molly Day Thatcher.
son: Chris Kazan. Screenwriter, novelist, film professor. Born in New York City c. 1939; died of cancer on December 14, 1991 in Santa Monica CA; mother, Molly Day Thatcher; wrote and produced "The Visitor" (1972) directed by his father; novels include "Mouth Full of Sugar" (1969) and "The Love Freak"; received BA from Harvard; was an assistant professor of film at Columbia University's School of the Arts; married to Jeneene Harris.
son: Nicholas Kazan. Screenwriter, director. Mother, Molly Day Thatcher; received Oscar nomination for "Reversal of Fortune" (1990); married to screenwriter Robin Swicord.
daughter: Katherine Athena Kazan. Mother, Molly Day Thatcher.
son: Leo Kazan.

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