William Klein (born April 19, 1928) is a photographer and filmmaker. Events 1012 - Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich London. 1529 - At the Second Diet of Speyer Year 1928 ( MCMXXVIII) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. A photographer is a person who takes a Photograph using a Camera. A film director, or filmmaker, is a person who directs the making of a Film. Though born in New York City and educated at City College of New York, Klein is predominantly active in France. The City of New York The City College of The City University of New York (known more commonly as the City College of New York or simply City College, CCNY, or colloquially as This article is about the country For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic France topics. He has directed a number of feature films, including the 1966 film Who Are You, Polly Magoo? and the anti-American satire Mr. Freedom. Who Are You Polly Maggoo? ( Qui êtes vous Polly Maggoo?) is a 1966 French film directed by William Klein. Mr Freedom is a 1969 film by American expatriate photographer and filmmaker William Klein. Klein's photography won the Prix Nadar in 1956. The Prix Nadar is an annual prize awarded for a Photography book edited in France.
Circa 1950, he married Jeanne Florian.