Leiber, Fritz

   Born in Chicago, he made his acting debut there in 1902. Beginning with the role of Macduff in the Ben Greet Players' 1905 production of Macbeth in New York, he established himself as a Shakespearean actor, playing perhaps a hundred different Shakespearean roles. From 1908 to 1915, he toured with Robert Mantell. In 1920, he organized his own company. He acted and directed for Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society from 1929 to 1932.

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  • Leiber, Fritz — ▪ American author in full  Fritz Reuter Leiber, Jr.   born Dec. 24, 1910, Chicago, Ill., U.S. died Sept. 5, 1992, San Francisco, Calif.       American writer noted for his stories of innovation in sword and sorcery, contemporary horror, and… …   Universalium

  • Leiber, Fritz [Reuter] —    (1910–1992)    Writer, editor, actor, and teacher. He first discovered HPL when he read “The Colour out of Space” in Amazing Stories (September 1927). He and his wife Jonquil corresponded with HPL during the last six months of his life. HPL… …   An H.P.Lovecraft encyclopedia

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  • Fritz Leiber (écrivain) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Fritz Leiber. Fritz Leiber Nom de naissance Fritz Reuter Leiber Naissance 24 décembre 1910 Chicago, Illinois …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fritz Leiber — (* 24. Dezember 1910 in Chicago, Illinois; † 5. September 1992 in San Francisco, Kalifornien; eigentlich Fritz Reuter Leiber jr.) war ein US amerikanischer Schauspieler und Autor von Science Fiction , Fantasy und Horror Geschichten und Romanen.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Fritz Leiber, Sr. — Fritz Reuter Leiber Sr. (January 31, 1882 – October 14, 1949), was an American actor and father of the author Fritz Leiber, Jr. The two Leibers appear together, along with Greta Garbo and Robert Taylor, in the wedding feast scene of Garbo s film… …   Wikipedia

  • Fritz Leiber (Acteur) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Fritz Leiber. Caesar (Cleopatra, 1917) Fritz Reuter Leiber (né le 31 jan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. — Fritz Leiber Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Fritz Leiber (1882 1949), acteur américain; Fritz Leiber (1910 1992), écrivain américain (fils du précédent). Ce document provient de « Fritz …   Wikipédia en Français

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