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Foreman, Carllocked

  • Robert Murphy


Foreman, Carl (1914–1984), screen writer and film producer and director, was born in Chicago on 23 July 1914, the son of Isidore Foreman and his wife, Fanny, née Rozin. His parents were Russian Jewish immigrants who had met in America and married in 1913. They had both worked in the tailoring business and succeeded in opening a number of millinery shops in ...

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