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Daphne du Maurier


UK (1907 - 1989)
Granddaughter of George Du Maurier

Dame Daphne du Maurier was a novelist and playwright whose famous works Rebecca and The Birds were made into films by Alfred Hitchcock. IN THESE GROUPS Famous Taureans Famous People Born in London, England Famous People Born in United Kingdom Famous People Born on May 13
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Daphne du Maurier was born on May 13, 1907, in London, England, the daughter of actor-manager Sir Gerald du Maurier. She was a poular novelist known for her suspenseful, romantic and sometimes supernatural plots. Her best known works are Rebecca and The Birds, both adapted to film by Alfred Hitchcock. Du Maurier was made a Dame Commander in the Order of the British Empire in 1969. She died in 1981 in Par, Cornwall, England.
 
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The Little Photographer
The Escort (1940)
The Apple Tree [short story] (1952)
The Birds [short story] (1952)
Kiss Me Again, Stranger [short story] (1952)
Monte Verita (1952)
The Old Man (1952)
Split Second [short story] (1952)
The Blue Lenses (1959)
The Chamois (1959)
The Pool (1959)
The Breakthrough (1966)
Don't Look Now [short story] (1966)
A Border-Line Case (1971)
Not After Midnight (1971)
The Way of the Cross (1971)


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