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Also Known As: Died: May 28, 1997
Born: November 2, 1907 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: hairstylist

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George Guhl was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Guhl started off his career in film with roles in "Gold Mine in the Sky" (1938) with Gene Autry and "Torchy Blane in Panama" (1938). Guhl next focused his career on film, appearing in "Torchy Gets Her Man" (1938), the mystery "Nancy Drew - Reporter" (1939) with Bonita Granville and "Torchy Blane in Chinatown" (1939). He also appeared in "Torchy Runs For Mayor" (1939). Later in his career, Guhl acted in "Murder By Invitation" (1941). Guhl passed away in June 1943 at the age of 68.

George Guhl was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Guhl started off his career in film with roles in "Gold Mine in the Sky" (1938) with Gene Autry and "Torchy Blane in Panama" (1938). Guhl next focused his career on film, appearing in "Torchy Gets Her Man" (1938), the mystery "Nancy Drew - Reporter" (1939) with Bonita Granville and "Torchy Blane in Chinatown" (1939). He also appeared in "Torchy Runs For Mayor" (1939). Later in his career, Guhl acted in "Murder By Invitation" (1941). Guhl passed away in June 1943 at the age of 68.

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Owned own salon at the Bonwit Teller department store
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Raised in Canada
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Worked as a porter at the Hotel McAlpin beauty salon
1934:
Chief stylist at the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio into the late 1970s
1928:
Discovered while working by Joan Crawford
1938:
Considered his greatest challenge to be the production of "Marie Antoinette"
1925:
Was top stylist at Antoine's the Saks Fifth Avenue salon in New York
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Left home at the age of 13; moved to New York
1934:
Louis B Mayer moved him to Hollywood
1938:
Made legal history as the first never married man in the United States allowed to adopt a child
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Notes

First hairdresser to have screen credits.

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sister:
Rita Loadman. Survived him.
sister:
Eva Feldman. Survived him.
son:
Jon Guilaroff. Adopted in 1938 at the age of one; survived him.
son:
Eugene Guilaroff. Adopted in 1941; survived him.
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"Crowning Glory: Reflections of Hollywood's Favorite Confidante" General Publishing

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