Fredric March (born Ernest Frederick McIntyre Bickel; August 31, 1897 – April 14, 1975) was an American actor, regarded as "one of Hollywood's most celebrated, versatile stars of the 1930s and 1940s". He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) and The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), as well as the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for Years Ago (1947) and Long Day's Journey into Night (1956).
March is one of only two actors, the other being Helen Hayes, to have won both the Academy Award and the Tony Award twice.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 31st, 1897 (Racine), Died April 14th, 1975 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1944 - 1949
Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker, narrator
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||72188||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 1||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||72189||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 2||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||72190||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 3||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||72191||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 4||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||74656||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 1||Fredric March||narrator, speaker|
|Decca||74657||10-in.||5/27/1944||The selfish giant, part 2||Fredric March||speaker, narrator|
|Decca||74758||2/14/1949||The skin of our teeth||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||74759||2/14/1949||Years ago (Act 2-Scene 2)||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||L 3585||10-in.||9/7/1944||Paul Revere's ride, part 1||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||L 3586||10-in.||9/7/1944||Paul Revere's ride, part 2||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||L 4208||6/11/1946||Paul Revere's ride (Longfellow): Part 1||Fredric March||speaker|
|Decca||L 4209||6/11/1946||Paul Revere's ride (Longfellow): Part 2||Fredric March||speaker|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "March, Fredric," accessed April 10, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206240.
March, Fredric. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 10, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206240.
"March, Fredric." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 10 April 2021.
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