Lambert Hillyer

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Lambert Hillyer
Born (1893-07-08)July 8, 1893
South Bend, Indiana
Died July 5, 1969(1969-07-05) (aged 75)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1917-1956

Lambert Hillyer (July 8, 1893 – July 5, 1969)[1] was an American film director and screenwriter. He directed more than 160 films between 1917 and 1949. He also wrote 54 films between 1917 and 1948. He was born in South Bend, Indiana and died in Los Angeles, California. His mother was film character actress Lydia Knott.

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  1. ^ 1889 is a wrong birthyear, the Social Security Death Index says 1893

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Batman film
First Director
Succeeded by
Spencer Gordon Bennet