Max Maxudian

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Max Maxudian
Born12 June 1881
Died20 July 1976 (aged 95)
Other namesMax Algop Maxudian
Occupation Film actor
Years active 1912 - 1950

Max Algop Maxudian (12 June 1881 – 20 July 1976) was a French stage and film actor.

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Born in the Ottoman Empire to an Armenian family, Max Maxudian emigrated to France with his parents in 1893 at the age of twelve. Maxudian became a famous theater actor in his adopted country, appearing at the Odéon and at the Grand Guignol. He died at age 95 in 1976 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

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