Dawn Steel

Film Producer
Born Aug 19, 1946

Dawn Steel was one of the first women to run a major Hollywood film studio. She was born as Dawn Spielberg (no relation to Steven Spielberg) in New York City and raised in the suburb Great Neck, Long Island. Her father changed the family name.

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  • "Cnbc Titans" To Return For A Second Season On Thursday, June 23 Rd At 9 Pm Et/Pt Cnbc.Com (Blog)
    Google News - Jun 16, 2011
  • Film Producer Laura Ziskin Dies At 61 The Atlantic Wire
    Google News - Jun 13, 2011
  • Scene Stealer; For Studio Chiefs, The End Of The Revolving Door?
    NYTimes - Sep 02, 2007
  • Universal Plans To Hire Top Executive Of Film Rival
    NYTimes - Jan 18, 2007


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1946 Birth Born on August 19, 1946.


1997 51 Years Old In August 1997, she died, at aged 51, after a 20-month battle against the disease. … Read More
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