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  1. William Horatio Powell (July 29, 1892 – March 5, 1984) was an American actor. A major star at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, he was paired with Myrna Loy in 14 films, including the Thin Man series based on the Nick and Nora Charles characters created by Dashiell Hammett.

  2. Mini Bio (1) William Powell was on the New York stage by 1912, but it would be ten years before his film career would begin. In 1924 he went to Paramount Pictures, where he was employed for the next seven years. During that time, he played in a number of interesting films, but stardom was elusive.

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  3. William Powell (voice, uncredited) 1946 The Hoodlum Saint Terence Ellerton 'Terry' O'Neill 1945 Ziegfeld Follies Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. 1944 The Thin Man Goes Home Nick Charles 1944 The Heavenly Body William S. Whitley 1943 The Youngest Profession William Powell 1942 Crossroads David Talbot 1941 Shadow of the Thin Man Nick 1941 Love Crazy

  4. Only child of actor William Powell. After suffering from depression, hepititis and kidney problems which had forced him to quit writing, he committed suicide by stabbing himself repeatedly in the upper body whilst in the shower. He left a four paged note addressed to his father, of which only the last two sentences ("Things aren't so good here.

    • William David Powell
    • March 13, 1968 in USA (suicide)
    • February 27, 1925 in California, USA
  5. Oct 18, 2015 · Born on February 27, 1925, William Powell Jr was the only child of William Powell and his first wife Eileen Wilson nine years into their on again off again marriage during a period of reconciliation between the two. They had originally married back in 1915.. They would finally divorce in 1930. His mother died at the young age of 48 in 1942.

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  6. Mar 06, 1984 · William Powell, the actor who personified the suave and sophisticated leading man in the 1930's and 40's, died yesterday at Desert Hospital in Palm Springs, Calif. He was 91 years old. Mr. Powell's...

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