Manuel del Campo

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Manuel del Campo
Born Manuel Martinez del Campo
(1913-11-14)14 November 1913
Mexico City, Mexico
Died 16 February 1969(1969-02-16) (aged 55)
London, England, UK
Occupation Film Editor
Spouse(s) Mary Astor (1936 – 1941) (divorced)

Manuel del Campo (14 November 1913 in Mexico City – 16 February 1969 in England) was a Mexican film editor working in Hollywood and British film.


In 1936, del Campo married Mary Astor and became her third husband. He is father of their son Tono. The couple drifted apart after del Campo's enlistment in the Royal Canadian Air Force, and divorced amicably in 1941.[1]

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He was born as Manuel Martinez del Campo, but he changed it because he thought it was a more professional name, as he was planning to become an actor.[citation needed]

He was married 3 more times after Mary Astor.[citation needed]

He was educated at Clifton College.

He was son of Manuel Martinez del Campo, OBE a Mexican diplomat.


  1. ^ Mary Astor - 'My Story: An Autobiography'. Doubleday & Company Inc., Garden City, New York, 1959

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