David Lean Biography, Facts & Life Story

David Lean British Director, Producer, Editor, Screenwriter

Quick Facts

Known ForHis large-scale epics such as The Bridge on the River Kwai, Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago and A Passage to India


Full Name:Sir David Lean

Profession:Director, Producer, Editor, Screenwriter


Date of Birth:March 25, 1908

Date of Death:April 16, 1991

Place of Death:Limehouse, United Kingdom

Cause of Death:Head and neck cancer

Birthplace:Croydon, United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:6 feet 1 inches (1.85 m)

Weight:Not known (Not known)


Hair Color:White

Eye Color:Brown

David Lean Education

School: Leighton Park School

College: Not Known

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David Lean Career

Profession: Director, Producer, Editor, Screenwriter

Known For: His large-scale epics such as The Bridge on the River Kwai, Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago and A Passage to India

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $19 million (approx)

Family & Relatives

Father: Francis William le Blount Lean

Mother: Helena Tangye

Brother(s): Not Known

Sister(s): Not Known

Marital Status: Married

Wife/Girlfriend: Isabel Lean (m. 1930-1936) Kay Walsh (m. 1940-1949) Ann Todd (m. 1949-1957) Leila Matkar (m. 1960-1978) Sandra Hotz (m. 1981-1984) Sandra Cooke (m. 1990-1991)

Children: 1

Son(s): Peter Lean

Ex Girlfriends:

Not Known

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