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Elmyr de Hory (1905–1976)

On December 11, 1976, Elmyr was discovered dead in his home. He had apparently committed suicide by taking an overdose of sleeping pills. There was some mystery concerning his funeral and uncertainty whether he was actually dead or merely "faking it." In fact, Elmyr's friends believed he planned his own phony funeral in an attempt to escape ... See full bio »



(age 71)

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Jump to: Self | Archive footage
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 1973 F for Fake (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1972 V.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #2.1 (1972) ... Himself
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 1997 Almost True: The Noble Art of Forgery (Documentary)
 1981 Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen (TV Movie documentary)

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