Elia Kazan

Born:  September 7, 1909, Constantinople, Ottoman Empire.


1945:  A Tree Grows In Brooklyn

1947:  Boomerang!, The Sea Of Grass, Gentleman’s Agreement  (Oscar Winner: Best Director)

1949:  Pinky

1950:  Panic In The Streets

1951:  A Streetcar Named Desire  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1952:  Viva Zapata!

1953:  Man on a Tightrope

1954:  On The Waterfront (Oscar Winner: Best Director)

1955:  East of Eden  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1956:  Baby Doll

1957:  A Face In the Crowd

1960:  Wild River

1961:  Splendor In The Grass

1963:  America America (Oscar Nominations: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay)

1969:  The Arrangement

1972:  The Visitors

1976:  The Last Tycoon


Died:  September 28, 2003, Manhattan, New York.