Yul Brynner

Yul Brynner
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Youl Bryner, 11 July 1920, Sakhalin, Russia, d. 10 October 1985, New York, USA. Sakhalin is a Siberian island north of Japan, and the year of Brynner’s birth is a matter for negotiation; it probably lies somewhere between 1915 and 1920. He spent his early childhood in Peking but was brought up in Paris where he sang in clubs before moving to America in 1941. There he worked in radio and toured as an actor until his Broadway debut with Mary Martin in the short-lived musical Lute Song in... Read more