Jean-Pierre Aumont was a French actor, and holder of the Legion d'Honneur and the Croix de Guerre for his World War II military service. Aumont was born Jean-Pierre Philippe Salomons in Paris, the son of Suzanne , an actress, and Alexandre Salomons, owner of La Maison du Blanc . His mother's uncle was well-known stage actor Georges Berr . His father was from a Dutch Jewish family; his mother's family were French Jews. Aumont's younger brother, François , was the noted French film director François Villiers. Aumont began studying drama at the Paris Conservatory at age 16; his mother had also...
|Birthdate:||January 5, 1911|
|Date of death:||January 30, 2001|
|Education:||Conservatoire de Paris|
|Also known as:||Pierre Aumont, Jean Pierre Aumont, Jean-Pierre Philippe Salomons|