Gene Havlick

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Gene Havlick
Born
Eugene Charles Havlicek

(1894-03-16)March 16, 1894
DiedMay 11, 1959(1959-05-11) (aged 65)
Los Angeles, California, USA
OccupationFilm editor
Years active1928–1958

Gene Havlick (March 16, 1894 in Enid, Oklahoma, USA – May 11, 1959 in Los Angeles, California) was an American film editor.

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He was nominated for three Academy Awards, winning one.

He worked on over 100 films during his 30-year career. [1]

Early life

Eugene Charles Havlicek was born in Enid, Oklahoma to Frank Havlicek and Agnes Petricka, of Czech descent. [2] [3] [4] His parents married in Heidelberg, Minnesota. [5] Frank was a cabinet-maker, and later, an undertaker. [6] By 1900, the family went by "Havlick". [7]

Filmography

Academy Awards

All 3 are in the category of Best Film Editing.

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References

  1. "Gene Havlick filmography". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times . 2015. Archived from the original on June 20, 2015. Retrieved June 19, 2015.
  2. Havlick (1917). "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. Havlick Havlicek (1959). "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. Havliecek (1935). "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. Havlicek (1878). "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. Havlicek (1880). "United States Census, 1880". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. Havlick (1900). "United States Census, 1900". FamilySearch.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. "1938 Oscars" . Retrieved June 19, 2015.
  9. "1939 Oscars" . Retrieved June 19, 2015.
  10. "1940 Oscars" . Retrieved June 19, 2015.