City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Sir Alexander Korda
1893 - 1956
Erected 2002 by English Heritage.
Location. 51° 30.713′ N, 0° 8.819′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Grosvenor Street just east of Davies Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21-22 Grosvenor Street, City of Westminster, England W1K 4QJ, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ann Oldfield (within shouting distance of this marker); George Frideric Handel (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Bee Gees (about 150 meters away); Jimi Hendrix (about 150 meters away); Colen Campbell (about 180 meters away); Charles Edmund Peczenik (about 240 meters away); John Adams (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Prince Talleyrand (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
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1. Alexander Korda (BFI Screenonline). "Alexander Korda remains an elusive figure and there are still arguments over whether he should best be considered a charlatan or a visionary. Born Sándor László Kellner on 16 September (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
2. Alexander Korda (Wikipedia). "Sir Alexander Korda (born Sándor László Kellner, 16 September 1893 – 23 January 1956) was a Hungarian-born British film producer and director. He first worked in Hollywood during the transition to "talkies", from 1926 to 1930....From 1930, Korda became a leading figure in the British film industry, the founder of London Films and the owner of British Lion Films, a film distributing company. Korda was the first filmmaker to have been officially knighted." (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
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