William A. Wellman

Feb 29, 1896
Brookline, Massachusetts

Bio: William Wellman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter-director of the original A Star Is Born (1937), was called "Wild Bill" during his World War I service as an aviator, a nickname that persisted in Hollywood due to his "larger-than-life" personality and lifestyle. A leap-year baby born in 1896 on the the 29th of February to a stockbroker father in Brookline,… More


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