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Flaherty, Robert Joseph (1884–1951), film director

Alan R. Marcus

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Flaherty, Robert Joseph (1884–1951), film director, was born on 16 February 1884 in Iron Mountain, Michigan, USA, the first of the seven children of an Irish father, Robert Henry Flaherty, a highly respected figure in iron-ore exploration in Canada, and a German mother, ...

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Subjects: Film

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