Maurice Kaufmann

Maurice Harington Kaufmann (29 June 1927 – 21 September 1997) was a British actor of stage, film and television, who specialised in whodunits and horror films, from 1954 to 1981, when he retired.

Maurice Kaufmann
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Maurice Harington Kaufmann

(1927-06-29)29 June 1927
Gorleston, Norfolk, England
Died21 September 1997(1997-09-21) (aged 70)
London, England
Years active1952–1981
(m. 1961; div. 1975)
Children2 (adopted)

Personal lifeEdit

He was married to Honor Blackman from 1961 to 1975; they appeared together in the film, Fright (1971). They adopted two children, daughter Lottie and son Barnaby, before divorcing in 1975.


Maurice Kaufmann died in 1997 in London from cancer, aged 70. He was nursed, on his deathbed, by his ex-wife, Honor Blackman.

Selected filmographyEdit

Death reference per General Register Office (GRO) of England and WalesEdit

  • Registration District: Fulham
  • County: London.
  • Year of Registration: 1997.
  • Month of Registration: September
  • Date of Birth: 29 June 1927
  • District No: 2281
  • Reg No: 85A
  • Ent No: 052

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