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Shaw, Run Run, 1907-2014

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Personal name headingShaw, Run Run, 1907-2014
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Variant(s)Shao, I-fu, 1907-2014
Shao, Yifu, 1907-2014
邵逸夫, 1907-2014
LocatedShanghai (China)
Birth date1907
Death date2014-01-07
Place of birthNingbo Shi (China)
Place of deathHong Kong (China)
Field of activityMartial arts films
AffiliationShaw Brothers (Hong Kong) Limited
Television Broadcasts Limited (Hong Kong, China)
Profession or occupationMotion picture producers and directors Television producers and directors Philanthropists
Special noteMachine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inBlade runner, c1999: container (Sir Run Run Shaw)
Internet movie database, Apr. 26, 1999 (Run Run Shaw; b. Oct. 1907; motion picture producer)
Shao I-fu hsien sheng tseng kʻuan hsiang mu chuan kʻan, 1993- : v. 1, t.p. (Shao I-fu)
New York times (online), viewed Jan. 7, 2014 (Run Run Shaw; b. Shao Yifu, 1907, Ningbo, Zhejiang Province; moved to Shanghai as a child; d. Tuesday [Jan. 7, 2014], Hong Kong, aged 106; colorful Hong Kong media mogul whose name was synonymous with low-budget Chinese action and horror films, and especially with the wildly successful kung fu genre, which he is largely credited with inventing)