Gyula Zilahy

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Zilahy (Balogh) Gyula
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Gyula Zilahy 1903
Born Gyula Balogh
(1859-01-22)January 22, 1859
Died May 16, 1938(1938-05-16) (aged 79)
His tomb in Kerepesi Cemetery

Gyula Zilahy (January 22, 1859, Zilah – May 16, 1938, Budapest) was a Hungarian stage and film actor. He co-directed several films with Alexander Korda in 1914-1915 including Korda's first film Watchhouse in the Carpathians.

Gyula Zilahy was born as Gyula Balogh on January 22, 1859, in Zilah and his career began in 1876. From 1880 to 1884 he worked in Cluj-Napoca, then in Debrecen (1885-1887), Szeged (1888).

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  • Kulik, Karol. Alexander Korda: The Man Who Could Work Miracles. Virgin Books, 1990.

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