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Edmund Purdom
Birth: Dec. 19, 1924
Welwyn Garden City
Welwyn Hatfield District
Hertfordshire, England
Death: Jan. 1, 2009
Cittą Metropolitana di Roma Capitale
Lazio, Italy

Actor. He was a performer of motion pictures, stage and television since the early 1950s. He is most noted for his roles in the films "The Student Prince" (1954) and "The Egyptian" (1954). Born in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, he appeared on the London Stage before making his Broadway debut in the production "Caesar and Cleopatra" (1951 to 1952). He rose to international fame and enjoyed a productive period in Hollywood during the 1950s and 1960s. Among his other film credits are "Julius Ceasar" (1953), "Athena" (1954), "The King's Thief" (1955), "The Comedy Man (1963) and "The Yellow Rolls-Royce" (1964). He appeared in the television mini-series "The Winds of War" (1983). He was formerly married to actress Linda Christian. (bio by: C.S.) 
Family links: 
  Charles Benjamin Purdom (1883 - 1965)
  Lilian Antonia Cutlar Purdom (1888 - 1971)
  Linda Christian (1923 - 2011)*
  Phillip Camden Purdom (1916 - 1937)*
  Edmund Purdom (1924 - 2009)
*Calculated relationship
Campo Cestio
Cittą Metropolitana di Roma Capitale
Lazio, Italy
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jan 02, 2009
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 Added: Aug. 18, 2017
May you Rest in Peace! Thank you for the entertainment you have to those of us who saw your movies and enjoyed watching them so much. Here on Easter Sunday 2017 I was able to catch the ending of the inspirational movie "The Egyptian". Brings back many ...(Read more)
 Added: Apr. 16, 2017
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