William Powell / Federal Bureau of Investigation

Author(s): United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
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Powell, William, 1892-1984
Formats: Electronic Resource
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Federal Bureau of Investigation, [2003?]
Physical Description: [28] p. : digital, PDF file
Notes: Mode of access: Internet from Federal Bureau of Investigation web site. Address as of 7/23/08: http://foia.fbi.gov/foiaindex/powell%5Fwilliam.htm ; current access available via PURL
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Summary: William Powell was a film actor who was born on July 29, 1892, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On November 6, 1944, Powell received an extortion letter at the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, located in Hollywood, California. The letter advised him, if he valued his life, to send $10,000 to the American First Party. This threat was also sent to actresses Gloria De Haven and Betty Davis. William Powell died on March 4, 1984
OCLC Number: 237879350