William Howard
Date of Birth
Jun 16, 1899
Birth Place:
St. Mary's, OH


Irish/American filmmaker William K. Howard studied engineering and law at Ohio State University then went into the film industry on the business end as a cinema manager and movie salesman. His first directorial effort was 1921's Get Your Man, for which he shared screen credit with George W. Hill. His best films were distinguished by a vivid visual sense, notably his silent masterpiece White Gold...