Leslie Howard

Born: 3 April 1893, Forest Hill, London
Died: 1 June 1943, at sea

Highlighted works

  • The Gentle Sex

    This unlikely UK box office smash from 1943 has a fabulous all-female cast.

  • In Which We Serve

    In Which We Serve

    In this wartime tribute to the courage of the British Navy, Noël Coward traces turbulent experiences across the ranks on an ill-fated destroyer.

  • Gone with the Wind

    Gone with the Wind

    An epic romance set against the backdrop of the American Civil War which broke box-office records and swept the board at the 1939 Academy Awards.

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