Leprince, René

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Leprince, René Gender: M
Constant Chadefaux
born on 13 February 1876 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Sathonay, France, 45n49, 4e52
Timezone LMT m4e52 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 23°42' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 05°51 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 20°28'

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René Leprince (circa 1920)


French silent film director best known for his silent films of the 1910s and 1920s.

In film, Leprince began as an actor in 1908 and dabbled with directing. In 1911 he moved into directing permanently and directed some 70 films between 1908 and 1929.

He died on 17 May 1929, aged 53, in Saint-Raphaël, Var, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Birth certificate quoted in Michaël Mandl's CINÉMA MUET collection.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Silent film)