Blake Edwards

Blake Edwards bio

Birth Name: William Blake Crump

Occupation: Director

Place Of Birth: Tulsa

Date Of Birth: July 26, 1922

Date Of Death: December 15, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Blake Edwards was born on the 26th of July, 1922. He was famous for being a Director. Director of the 1961 classic Breakfast at Tiffany’s as well as the Pink Panther series, which starred Peter Sellers .

Blake Edwards was born in Tulsa. He worked as an actor during World War II. He received an Honorary Academy Award in 2004 for his contributions to the film industry.

Blake Edwards was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Blake Edwards was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

William Blake Crump is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Blake Edwards’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Blake Edwards’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Blake Edwards kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Blake Edwards was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Blake Crump
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Blake Edwards was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Blake Edwards was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Blake Edwards had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Blake Edwards’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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