Caption: "Gigi" Leslie Caron, Louis Jourdan 1958 MGM
Born: June 19, 1921
Star sign: Gemini
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: Octopussy (1983), Gigi (1958), Swamp Thing (1982), Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948)
Louis Jourdan was born Louis Robert Gendre in Marseille, France, to Yvonne (née Jourdan) and Henry Gendre, a hotel owner. He was educated in France, Britain, and Turkey. He trained as an actor with René Simon at the École Dramatique. He debuted on-screen in 1939, going on to play cultivated, polished, dashing lead roles in a number of French ...