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Actor Louis B. Mayer

Louis B. Mayer

  • Birth name:

    Ezemiel Mayer

  • Date of Birth:

    Minsk, Russian Empire [now Belarus]

  • Height:

    5' 3" (1.60 m)


Born Lazar Mayer sometime between 1880-1886 (his actual birth date is unknown), he overcame a particularly brutal poverty-stricken childhood at the hands of his near-illiterate father, who moved his family to Eastern Canada to avoid Jewish persecution. The only regular trade his father undertook was as a scrap metal dealer, a highly sanitized term for scrounging bits of metal and participating in the rare windfall of stripping a shipwreck. Lazar would grow up with few fond memories of his childhood, othe... more

Louis B. Mayer Filmography

Aсtor (2)



Movie Trumbo Trumbo

as Himself (archive footage)

Movie Gable and Crawford Gable and Crawford

as Himself (archive footage)

Movie Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story

as Himself (archive footage)