Obituary of Stanley Donen


Stanley Donen

Stanley Donen (born on April 13th, 1924) was a Film-Director who was best known for a few iconic American movies. Stanley died on February 21, 2019 and his death was possibly because of natural causes (heart failure). He was 94.

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    • Full Name: Donen, Stanley
    • Common Name: Stanley Donen
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.
    • Birth Date: April 13, 1924
    • Age: 94 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Stan
    • Category/Genre: Film-Director

    • Dead or Alive?: Dead
    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Jeanne Coyne (married April 14, 1948-divorced May 1951)
      • Marion Marshall (1952-divorced 1959)
      • Adelle O'Connor Beatty (1960-divorced 1971)
      • Yvette Mimieux (1972-divorced 1985)
      • Pamela Braden (1990-divorced 1994)
      • Elaine May (partnered 1999-2019, his death)
    • Father: Mordecai Moses Donen
    • Mother: Helen Donen (Cohen)
    • Siblings:
      • Carla Donen Davis (sister, born in August 1937)
    • Children:
      • Peter Donen (son, born in 1953)
      • Joshua Donen (son, born in 1955)
      • Mark Donen (son, born 1962)

Death Notice:

  • Date: February 21, 2019
  • Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Heart failure

Claim to Fame:

Stanley is famous partly because he or she has a biograpy and obituary on

Quotable Quotes:

"No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path."

"Is he dead or alive? According to our records, Mr. Donen is Dead."

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