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Marcel Cerdan (1916–1949)

Marcel Cerdan was born on July 22, 1916 in Sidi-bel-Abbès, Oran, France. He was an actor, known for Fame and the Devil (1951) and L'homme aux mains d'argile (1949). He died on October 27, 1949 in São Miguel, Açores, Portugal. See full bio »

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 1951 Fame and the Devil
Maurice Cardan
 1949 L'homme aux mains d'argile
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 2011 An Intimate History (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, French boxing champion (uncredited)
 1993 L'oeil de Vichy (Documentary)
 1976 Singing During the Occupation (Documentary)

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Was romantically involved with singer Édith Piaf . The movie Edith and Marcel (1983) is based on their love story. In the movie, Marcel is portrayed by his own son, Marcel Cerdan Jr. . See more »


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