- Name: Samuel Goldwyn
- Died: 01/31/1974
- Born: August 17, 1879
Samuel Goldwyn (born Szmuel Gelbfisz; Yiddish: שמואל געלבפֿיש?; August 17, 1879 – January 31, 1974), also known as Samuel Goldfish, was a Polish-American film producer. He was best known for being the founding contributor and executive of several motion picture studios in Hollywood. His awards include the 1973 Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 1947, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 1958.
Birth Name: Szmuel Gelbfisz
Alias: Szmuel Gelbfisz
Birth Place: Warsaw, Kingdom of Poland, Russian Empire
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Samuel Goldwyn quotes :
Here I am paying big money to you writers and what for? All you do is change the words.Samuel Goldwyn
Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?Samuel Goldwyn