Edward Montgomery Clift.
Date of birth: October 17, 1920, Omaha, Nebraska.
Date of death : July 23, 1966, New York. Buried at the Quaker Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.
Montgomery strated in Broadway at the age of 14.
Aged 19 in 1939, he played with the Lunts, a Broadwat theater family, who adopted him.In Hollywood, he made him known by playing the character of the outsider in "A Place in the Sun" (Paramount,
In 1956, a serious crash car left him disfugured, physically and psychologically.
1958 : meeting Arthur Miller and Marilyn during the production of "Some Like It Hot"; Clift was shooting "Lonely
On September 21, 1959, he went with Marilyn at the Yves Montand one-man-show premiere at the Henry Miller
He played with Marilyn in "The Misfits" (1961) and they became friends since that time.
Dinner for John Huston and Kay Gable's birthday party, August 5, 1960 :
Pictures of the shooting
with Arthur Miller
with John Huston
On January 31, 1961, premiere of "The Misfits" at the Capitol Theater, Broadway :
He died of a heart attack in 1966, aged 46, overused by alcohol and drugs.