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Tim Whelan (November 2, 1893 – August 12, 1957) was an American film director, writer, producer and actor best remembered for his writing credits on Harold Lloyd and Harry Langdon comedies, and his directing of mostly British films (e.g.The Thief of Bagdad (1940).[2] At the time of his death, Whelan was survived by his widow, former silent film actress Miriam Seegar and their two sons.[3]

Tim Whelan
Born(1893-11-02)November 2, 1893
DiedAugust 12, 1957(1957-08-12) (aged 63)
Resting placeHoly Cross Cemetery, Culver City
OccupationFilm director, writer, and producer
Years active1928-1956
Spouse(s)Judy King (1921-1926) (divorced)[1]
Miriam Seegar (1932-1957) (his death) (2 children)
ChildrenTim Whelan Jr., Michael

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://travsd.wordpress.com/2019/01/17/mona-ray-and-judy-king-kelly-sisters-of-stage-and-screen/
  2. ^ "Tim Whelan Sr. - Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos". AllMovie.
  3. ^ "Miriam Seegar". Telegraph. January 9, 2011. Retrieved October 19, 2018.

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