John Michael Frankenheimer (February 19, 1930 – July 6, 2002) was an American film and television director known for social dramas and action/suspense films. Among his credits were Birdman of Alcatraz (1962), The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Seven Days in May (1964), The Train (1964), Seconds (1966), Grand Prix (1966), French Connection II (1975), Black Sunday (1977), and Ronin (1998).
|Full name at birth||
John Michael Frankenheimer
|Claim to fame||
|Date of birth||
19 February 1930
|Place of birth||
Queens, New York City, New York, USA
|Date of death||
6 July 2002
|Place of death||
Los Angeles, California, USA
|Cause of death||
(stroke Due To Complications Following Spinal Surgery)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
6' 3" (190 cm)
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