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Jean Nohain (1900–1981)

Jean Nohain was born on February 16, 1900 in Paris, France as Jean-Marie Legrand. He was a writer and producer, known for Raphaël le tatoué (1939), Le bal des pompiers (1949) and Les surprises de la radio (1940). He was married to Jeanne Delaunay. He died on January 25, 1981 in Paris. See full bio »


(age 80) in Paris, France

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 1972 Dans le jardin de Franc-Nohain (TV Movie documentary)
 1953 Soyez les bienvenus (dialogue)
 1952 Plume au vent (operetta)
 1949 Le bal des pompiers (dialogue) / (play "Le bal des pompiers")
 1948 Parade du rire (dialogue)
 1947 Voyage surprise (novel "Paris-Paris")
 1945 Ils étaient cinq permissionnaires (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1940 Bécassine (screenplay - uncredited)
 1940 Les surprises de la radio (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1940 Chantons quand même (screenplay)
 1939 Whirlwind of Paris (dialogue)
 1939 Raphaël le tatoué (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1938 The Foolish Virgin (scenario)
 1937 La fessée (screenplay)
 1937 Arsène Lupin détective (dialogue)
 1930 The Story of the Fox (dialogue)
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Show Show Soundtrack (13 credits)
Show Show Actor (7 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (13 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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Jean Nohain et sa Compagnie

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Enlisted during World War II, he served in the Leclerc Division of the Free French Forces. On 23 November 1944 he was wounded by a bullet which left half of his face paralyzed. See more »

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