Edward J. Cronjager
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1904

Biography

Edward Cronjager was virtually born into the movie business, as the son of Henry Cronjager and the nephew of Jules Cronjager, both pioneering cinematographers from a time almost before there was a movie "business." Born in 1904, Edward entered the industry in his teens as an assistant cameraman, and at 20 became a director of photography. He went on to become a mainstay of Paramount and RKO in the...