John Loder

Born Jan 3, 1898

John Loder was a British-American actor. He was born William John Muir Lowe in London.

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1898 Birth Born in 1898.


1915 17 Years Old He followed his father into the army, being commissioned into 15th Hussars as a second lieutenant on 17 March 1915, and then served in the Gallipoli Campaign, leaving there on 19 December that year.
…  His father was General W. H. M. Lowe, the British officer to whom Patrick Pearse, the leader of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin, Ireland, surrendered. … Read More


1937 39 Years Old He was the male romantic interest in the 1937 original film version of King Solomon's Mines … Read More


1944 46 Years Old He also starred in the programme's 11 June 1944 episode. … Read More
1947 49 Years Old In 1947, he became an American citizen.


1959 61 Years Old In 1959, he became a naturalised citizen of the United Kingdom, as he had been of "uncertain nationality".
1972 74 Years Old After they divorced in 1972, Loder returned to London and resided for some years in a house opposite Harrods.
1982 84 Years Old His general health deteriorated in his eighties, and he was admitted in 1982 to the Distressed Gentlefolks Aid Association's Nursing Home in Vicarage Gate, Kensington, where he was well looked after, venturing out by taxi once a week to his London club, 'Bucks', in Mayfair, for luncheons.
1988 91 Years Old He died in London, aged 90, in 1988. … Read More
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