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Howard Greer (1896–1974)

A graduate from the University of Nebraska in 1916, Greer, like fellow costume designer Robert Kalloch, served his early career at the fashion house of Lady Duff Gordon (Lucile), before moving on to Paris. There, he worked for the British designer Edward Henry Molyneux (1891-1974) at 14 Rue Royale, and the more avant-garde French designer Paul ... See full bio »

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 1952 Sudden Fear (lingerie)
 1952 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jack Benny Steals George's Joke (1952) ... (gowns)
 1952 The Las Vegas Story (gowns)
 1946 The Madonna's Secret (Gail Patrick's gowns)
 1941 Unfinished Business (uncredited)
 1940 My Favorite Wife (gowns)
 1939 5th Ave Girl (costumes by)
 1939 Love Affair (gowns)
 1938 Bringing Up Baby (gowns)
 1934 Thirty Day Princess (uncredited)
 1933 Ann Vickers (uncredited)
 1933 Christopher Strong (uncredited)
 1932 The Animal Kingdom (uncredited)
 1930 Hell's Angels (uncredited)
 1930 Soldiers and Women (uncredited)
 1930 Prince of Diamonds (uncredited)
 1930 The Ship from Shanghai (uncredited)
 1929 Wall Street (uncredited)
 1929 Coquette (uncredited)
 1928 The Cardboard Lover (uncredited)
 1927 French Dressing (uncredited)
 1927 Hotel Imperial (uncredited)
 1926 Good and Naughty (uncredited)
 1926 Mannequin (uncredited)
 1925 The Wanderer
 1925 The Goose Hangs High (uncredited)
 1925 New Lives for Old (uncredited)
 1925 East of Suez (uncredited)
 1925 Locked Doors
 1924 Peter Pan (uncredited)
 1924 The Female (uncredited)
 1924 Lily of the Dust (uncredited)
 1923 The Ten Commandments (uncredited)
 1923 The Cheat (uncredited)
 1923 Bella Donna (uncredited)
 1923 Souls for Sale (uncredited)
 1923 The Glimpses of the Moon (uncredited)
 1923 The White Flower (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Autobiography. _Howard Greer: Designing Male._ New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1951.

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Autobiography: "Designing Male" (1949) Chief Designer at Paramount 1924-1927.

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