Adrian Adolph Greenberg
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Who is Adrian Adolph Greenberg?
Adrian Adolph Greenberg, widely known as Adrian, was an American costume designer whose most famous costumes were for The Wizard of Oz and other Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer films of the 1930s and 1940s. During his career, he designed costumes for over 250 films and his screen credits usually read as "Gowns by Adrian". On occasion, he was credited as Gilbert Adrian, a combination of his father's forename and his own.
- also known as Gilbert Adrian, Adrian
- born on (112 years ago) in Naugatuck, child of Gilbert Greenberg and Helena Pollack Greenberg
- ethnicity: Jewish people
- nationality: United States of America
- education: Parsons The New School for Design
- profession: Costume designer
- Marriage with Janet Gaynor between and (20 years)
- parent of Robin Gaynor Adrian
- died on (56 years ago) in Hollywood of myocardial infarction
- buried in Hollywood Forever Cemetery
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by Claude Summers
Among these designers, Howard Greer, Travis Banton, Adrian (Adrian Adolph Greenberg), Orry Kelly, and Walter Plunkett are best known.
The Film Encyclopedia 7e (2013)
The Complete Guide to Film and the Film Industry by Ephraim Katz, Ronald Dean Nolen
Adrian Adolph Greenberg, Mar. 3, 1903, Naugatuck, Conn. d. 1959. Went to Hollywood after graduating from the New York School for Applied and Fine Arts. After designing several productions for Valentino and De Mille, ...
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