Del Val, Jean
|Birthname||Jean Jacques Gauthier|
|born on||17 November 1891 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )|
|Place||Reims, France, 49n15, 4e02|
|Timezone||LST m2e2015 (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||24°42' 12°18 Asc. 03°32'|
French-born actor, also credited as Jean Gauthier and Jean Gautier.
He played roles during the Hollywood silent era, beginning with The Fortunes of Fifi in 1917. During the early days of talkies he served as a translator and vocal coach for French language versions of American-made films. The classic 1942 film Casablanca featured him in the limited role as an announcer for a French radio station. In 1966 he played a non-speaking role as the comatose scientist in the science fiction film Fantastic Voyage.
Del Val died on 13 March 1975 at age 83 from a heart attack in Pacific Palisades, California.
Birth certificate quoted in Michaël Mandl's CINÉMA MUET collection.
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 83)
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film)