Michael Kanin Overview:

Producer, Michael Kanin, was born on Feb 1, 1910 in Rochester, NY. Kanin died at the age of 83 on Mar 12, 1993 in Los Angeles, CA and was laid to rest in Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Hollywood, CA.



Michael Kanin was nominated for two Academy Awards, winning one for Best Writing for Woman of the Year in 1942.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1942Best WritingWoman of the Year (1942)N/AWon
1958Best WritingTeacher's Pet (1958)N/ANominated

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Classic Movie Coincidence: Clark Gable and

By Annmarie Gatti on Feb 1, 2014 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Clark Gable and ?share a birthday and a film: co-wrote the story for Teacher’s Pet which starred Clark Gable — both Kanin and Gable were born today February 1 (9 yrs apart!). Clark Gable?and Doris Day in Teacher’s Pet?(1958, director?George Seaton) ̷... Read full article

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Older brother of Garson Kanin.

Brother-in-law of Ruth Gordon and Marian Seldes.

Father of film editor Josh Kanin.

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