Maurice Schwartz, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Maurice Schwartz

American actor and director

Date of Birth: 15-Jun-1889

Place of Birth: Zhydachiv, Lviv Oblast, Ukraine

Date of Death: 10-May-1960

Profession: screenwriter, stage actor, film director, film producer, theater director

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Maurice Schwartz

  • Maurice Schwartz, born Avram Moishe Schwartz (June 15, 1889 – May 10, 1960), born in Galicia (then part of the Austrian Empire), was a stage and film actor active in the United States.
  • He founded the Yiddish Art Theatre and its associated school in 1918 in New York City and was its theatrical producer and director.
  • He also worked in Hollywood, mostly as an actor in silent films but also as a film director, producer, and screenwriter.

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