King Vidor

Born:  February 8, 1894, Galveston, Texas.


1913:  Hurricane In Galveston, The Grand Military Parade

1919:  The Turn in the Road, Better Times, The Other Half, Poor Relations

1920:  The Family Honor, The Jack-Knife Man

1921:  The Sky Pilot, Love Never Dies

1922:  Real Adventure, Dusk To Dawn, Conquering The Woman, Peg O’ My Heart

1923:  The Woman of Bronze, Three Wise Fools

1924:  Wild Oranges, Happiness, Wine of Youth, His Hour, The Wife of the Centaur

1925:  Proud Flesh, The Big Parade

1926:  La Boheme, Bardelys The Magnificent

1928:  The Crowd  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director), The Patsy, Show People

1929:  Hallelujah  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1930:  Not So Dumb, Billy The Kid

1931:  Street Scene, The Champ  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1932:  Bird of Paradise, Cynara

1933:  The Stranger’s Return

1934:  Our Daily Bread

1935:  The Wedding Night, So Red The Rose

1936:  The Texas Rangers

1937:  Stella Dallas

1938:  The Citadel  (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1939:  The Wizard of Oz

1940:  Northwest Passage, Comrade X

1941:  H.M. Pulham Esq.

1944:  An American Romance

1946:  Duel In The Sun

1948:  On Our Merry Way

1949:  The Fountainhead, Beyond The Forest

1951:  Lightning Strikes Twice

1952:  Japanese War Bride, Ruby Gentry

1955:  Man Without A Star

1956:  War and Peace (Oscar Nomination: Best Director)

1959:  Solomon and Sheba


Died:  November 1, 1982, Paso Robles, California.