Person:William Powell (82)

William Powell
b.29 Jul 1892
d.5 Mar 1984
m. 26 Jun 1931
  • HWilliam Powell1892 - 1984
  • WDiana Lewis1919 - 1997
  • HWilliam Powell1892 - 1984
  • W.  Eileen Wilson (add)
  1. William Powell1925 - 1968
Facts and Events
Name William Powell
Gender Male
Birth[1] 29 Jul 1892
Marriage 26 Jun 1931 to Carole Lombard
Divorce 1933 from Carole Lombard
Death[1] 5 Mar 1984
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William Horatio Powell (July 29, 1892 – March 5, 1984) was an American actor. He typically played highly self-confident characters, with a sophisticated sense of humor and wit.

A major star at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, he was paired with Myrna Loy in 14 films, including the popular Thin Man series based on the novels of Dashiell Hammett in which Powell and Loy played Nick and Nora Charles. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor three times: for The Thin Man (1934), My Man Godfrey (1936), and Life with Father (1947).

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  1. 1.0 1.1 William Powell, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.