Lajos Biró
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1883
Birth Place:
Nagyvarad, Hungary

Biography

Lajos (pronounced "Loy-jose") Biró was a Hungarian-born author, journalist, and playwright whose work helped shape the British film industry from the early '30s through the middle of the '40s. Biró was born Lajos Blau in Nagyvarad, Austria-Hungary in 1880. By the start of his twenties, he was working in Vienna as a journalist and drama critic, and starting out as a playwright. The latter activity...