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David Niven

Actor (1-Mar-1909 — 29-Jul-1983)


Karin J. Fowler. David Niven: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group. 1995. 320pp.

Charles Francisco. David Niven: Endearing Rascal. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press. 1986. 303pp.

Gerrard Garrett. The Films of David Niven. Secaucus, NJ: Citadel Press. 1976. 256pp.

Peter Haining. The Last Gentleman: A Tribute to David Niven. W. H. Allen. 1984. 224pp.

Tom Hutchinson. Niven's Hollywood. London: Macmillan. 1984. 192pp.

Graham Lord. Niv: The Authorized Biography of David Niven. St. Martin's Press. 2004. 384pp.

Sheridan Morley. Other Side of the Moon: A Biography of David Niven. New York: Harper & Row. 1985.

David Niven. The Moon's a Balloon: Reminiscences of David Niven. London: Hamish. 1971. 310pp.

David Niven. Bring on the Empty Horses. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1975. 336pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  6. Wikipedia [link]

  7. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.520)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1084)

  10. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1046)

  11. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.405)

  12. Quinlan's Illustrated Registry of Film Stars (p.346)

  13. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.239)

  14. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.399)

  15. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.299)

  16. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.636)

  17. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.370)

  18. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.316)

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