Paul Wendkos

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Birth Name: Paul Wendkos

Occupation: Director

Place Of Birth: California

Date Of Birth: September 20, 1922

Date Of Death: November 12, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Paul Wendkos was born on the 20th of September, 1922. He was popular for being a Director. His film Gidget, about a girl midget chasing romance on the sandy beaches, came out of the surfer-movie cultural craze.

Paul Wendkos was born in California. His debut film The Burglar caught the eye of Columbia Pictures president Harry Cohn. He earned an Emmy nomination for directing the TV movie The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story.

Paul Wendkos was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Paul Wendkos 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.

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

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Personal Life

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

Paul Wendkos was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Paul Wendkos
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Paul Wendkos was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Paul Wendkos was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Paul Wendkos had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Paul Wendkos’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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