|Date of Birth||28 December 1888, Bielefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany|
|Date of Death||11 March 1931, Santa Barbara, California, USA (road accident)|
|Birth Name||Friedrich Wilhelm Plumpe|
|Height||6' 4" (1.93 m)|
Mini Bio (2)
He studied art and literature history at the University of Heidelberg. During World War I, he was a combat pilot.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: L.H. Wong
Director. First was assistant to Max Reinhardt. Began making movies in Germany in 1919. Went to the USA in 1926.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Oliver Heidelbach