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Paul Bern (1889–1932)

Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother committed suicide in the fall of 1920, an act that caused Bern much shame. ... See full bio »

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 1935 China Seas (contributor to story - uncredited)
 1931 Susan Lenox (uncredited)
 1927 The Dove
 1927 The Beloved Rogue (screenplay) / (story)
 1927 Three Hours
 1924 Vanity's Price (screenplay) / (story)
 1924 Men (adaptation)
 1924 Name the Man
 1923 The Wanters (writer)
 1923 The Christian (writer)
 1920 Women Men Forget (scenario)
 1919 Greater Than Love (scenario)
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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 9 Articles | See more »
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Paul Bern hid a second message in his alleged suicide note that reads, "Don't tell my son.". See more »

Nickname:

Hollywood's Father Confessor

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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