Robert Donat

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Robert Donat , British actor, c1930s-c1940s. Signed photograph. Born... News Photo1950-1959,20th Century Style,Actor,Actress,Adult,Archival,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Autographing,Black And White,Film Industry,History,Men,People,Performing Arts Event,Photograph,Portrait,Robert Donat,Signature,Signing,UK,USA,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Hulton Archive The Print Collector / Heritage-ImagesRobert Donat (1905-1958), British actor, c1930s-c1940s. Signed photograph. Born Friedrich Robert Donath, Donat made his film debut in 1932. He is best remembered for his performances in The Ghost Goes West (1935), The 39 Steps (1935) and Goodbye, Mr Chips (1939). He was awarded the Best Actor Oscar for the latter. A chronic asthmatic, he died not long after completing his last film, The Inn of the Sixth Happiness, in 1958. (Photo by The Print Collector/Print Collector/Getty Images)