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  1. Boris Karloff - IMDb

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    Along with fellow actors Lon Chaney, Bela Lugosi and Vincent Price, Boris Karloff is recognized as one of the true icons of horror cinema, and the actor most closely identified with the general public's perception of the "monster" from the classic Mary Shelley book, "Frankenstein".

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  2. Boris Karloff - Wikipedia

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    Karloff always claimed he chose the first name "Boris" because it sounded foreign and exotic, and that "Karloff" was a family name (from Karlov—in Cyrillic, Карлов—a name found in several Slavic countries, including Russia, Ukraine and Bulgaria).

  3. Boris Karloff has created a body of work that has never been supplanted by any other artist. He is still an iconic figure of our society. Children to the elderly immediately think of Mr. Karloff when reading Mary Shelley. Further, Mr. Karloff endured unspeakable discomfort in portraying these characterizations.

  4. Boris Karloff - Biography - IMDb

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    Mini Bio (1) Along with fellow actors Lon Chaney, Bela Lugosi and Vincent Price, Boris Karloff is recognized as one of the true icons of horror cinema, and the actor most closely identified with the general public's perception of the "monster" from the classic Mary Shelley book, "Frankenstein".

  5. Boris Karloff | Biography, Movies, TV Shows, & Facts | Britannica

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    Jan 29, 2021 · Boris Karloff, original name William Henry Pratt, (born November 23, 1887, London, England—died February 2, 1969, Midhurst, West Sussex), English actor who became internationally famous for his sympathetic and chilling portrayal of the monster in the classic horror film Frankenstein (1931).

  6. The Amazing Story Of Horror Legend Boris Karloff

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    Oct 27, 2020 · Boris Karloff was born William Henry Pratt in Camberwell, South London, on November 23, 1887. The youngest of nine children by five years, Karloff grew up virtually an only child. His father, Edward John Pratt Jr., was a career diplomat who was seldom at home.

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  7. Boris Karloff filmography - Wikipedia

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    Born as William Henry Pratt, he joined a touring company and adopted the stage name Boris Karloff. During these early stages of his career he was mostly left in obscurity. By 1919, Karloff found regular work as an extra at Universal Studios. Karloff's first significant hit film was in Howard Hawks 's The Criminal Code (1931).

  8. Boris Karloff (1887-1969) - Find A Grave Memorial

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    Actor. For four decades, he terrified movie audiences by playing monsters, mad scientists and other menacing characters. Karloff will be forever remembered for his portrayal of Frankenstein’s creation “The Monster” in the classic 1931 picture “Frankenstein.

    • 23 Nov 1887, Camberwell, London Borough of Southwark, Greater London, England
    • William Henry Pratt
    • 2 Feb 1969 (aged 81), Midhurst, Chichester District, West Sussex, England
    • Guildford Crematorium, Guildford, Guildford Borough, Surrey, England
  9. From the Archives: Boris Karloff Dies in London Hospital at ...

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    Pratt, better known to the world as Boris Karloff—and best known as the Frankenstein monster—died Sunday in London in King Edward VII Hospital of a respiratory ailment. He was 81.

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