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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 16 February 1934Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Date of Death 27 October 2009Los Angeles, California, USA  (heart attack)
Birth NameAugust Floyd Coppola

Spouse (2)

Marie J. Thenevin (16 April 1981 - 21 July 1983) (divorced)
Joy A. Vogelsang (20 May 1955 - 1976) (divorced) (3 children)

Trivia (8)

Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival 1986
Dean emeritus of San Francisco State University's Creative Arts department where the 150-seat August Coppola Theatre was created in his honor. The state-of-the-art facility is a self-contained film production studio equipped with Dolby surround-sound, 16mm and 35mm film and video projection capabilities
Brother-in-law of Eleanor Coppola. Former brother-in-law of David Shire and Jack Schwartzman. Former father-in-law of Patricia Arquette and Lisa Marie Presley
Older brother of Francis Ford Coppola and Talia Shire.
Former father-in-law of Lisa Marie Presley.

Personal Quotes (1)

To write, you can't be interrupted. It throws you off. It's like trying to make love and people keep walking in on you.

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