Greg Bautzer

Born Apr 3, 1911

Gregson Edward Bautzer was a celebrity attorney, representing such stars as Ginger Rogers, Ingrid Bergman and Joan Crawford, Kirk Kerkorian, Howard Hughes and William R. Wilkerson. He represented Wilkerson in all aspects of The Flamingo Hotel including initially purchasing the land for Wilkerson.… Read More

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1911 Birth Born on April 3, 1911.


1926 15 Years Old While in high school, Bautzer took an active interest in public speaking and while yet a teen-ager, garnered community recognition for his debating skills. He proceeded to enter national oratorical competitions. In 1926, he took second place in the West Coast division of the National Oratorical Contest, winning two hundred fifty dollars. … Read More
1927 16 Years Old In 1927, Bautzer and his mother relocated to Los Angeles where she had accepted an appointment as principal of an area school.
1928 17 Years Old In 1928, Bautzer entered the University of Southern California on a scholarship. … Read More
1930 19 Years Old In 1930, he was honored by being selected as one of three university students to be on the All California Collegiate Debate team.


1932 21 Years Old Bautzer graduated with a bachelor’s degree from USC in June 1932. … Read More
1935 24 Years Old While attending law school, Bautzer met socialite Marion Jahns; they were married on January 2, 1935 and divorced in 1937. … Read More


1956 45 Years Old Bautzer later married actress Dana Wynter on June 10, 1956. They had one son, Mark Ragan Bautzer. The couple divorced in 1981.


1987 77 Years Old Bautzer died of heart failure at his Beverly Hills home on October 26, 1987 at the age of 76. … Read More
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