Date of Birth:
14 January 1914
Harold Russell played in 1 movies in the Drama, Romance, War, Music genres.
Harold Russell got succeed with average imdb rating 8.2.
Harold John Russell was born in Nova Scotia in 1914. His family moved to Cambridge Massachusetts when his father died in 1919. He was training paratroopers at Camp MacKall NC on June 6, 1944 when some TNT he was using exploded in his hands. He lost both hands. After receiving hooks, and training on them, he was chosen to make an Army training film called "Diary Of A Sergeant". 'William Wyler' (qv) saw the film and decided to change a character in his film _The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)_ (qv... Read more