Born: September 19, 1899 in Vienna, Austria
Died: April 28, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA
|~Stars of the Photoplay, 1930~
|~Adolph Zukor saw him dancing with a society girl in a hotel ballroon and was so impressed that he
gave him a five-year picture contract. Born in Alsace-Lorraine, September 19, 1899, Richardo Cortez
was brought to America at the age of 3 and educated in New York City. He is 6 feet, 1 inch, weighs
175, had black hair and brown eyes. In 1926 he married Alma Rubens. His real name is Jack Kranz.
He has appeared in many pictures including "The Torrent," with Garbo, and "Montana Moon," with