|Born||in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany|
|Died||in Los Angeles, California, USA (blood poisoning)|
|Birth Name||Paul Josef Levi|
Mini Bio (1)
Paul Leni was born on July 8, 1885 in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany as Paul Josef Levi. He was an art director and director, known for Waxworks (1924), The Man Who Laughs (1928) and The Cat and the Canary (1927). He died on September 2, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA.