Birthdate: Tuesday, December 12th, 1893
Location: Bucharest, Romania
Died: Friday, January 26th, 1973
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of death: Bladder cancer
Best known for: Edward became most famous for his roles in numerous gangster films of the 1930s and 40s, most notably in Little Caesar (1931), Double Indemnity (1944) and Key Largo (1948). Edward was awarded an honorary Oscar in March 1973, two months after he had died. The award was accepted by his widow, Jane.