Director, Walter Lang, was born on Aug 10, 1896 in Memphis, TN. Lang died at the age of 75 on Feb 7, 1972 in Palm Springs, CA and was laid to rest in Inglewood Park Cemetery in Inglewood, Los Angeles County, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Lang was nominated for one Oscar, he never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1956||Best Director||The King and I (1956)||N/A||Nominated|
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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