Louis Lumiere

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Birthday
5, 1864
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Jun 6, 1948 (83)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
5, 1864
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Jun 6, 1948 (83)

About

Inventor of the Cinematographe, the first film projector. He produced the film Jumping the Blanket from 1895.

Before Fame

He was the brother of Auguste with whom he attended La Martiniere, a technical school.

Trivia

He was a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.

Family Life

He had two children with his wife Rose Winckler.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of Thomas Edison.