Henri Decoin Poster

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A member of the French swimming team in 1912 Olympic Games and an airman in WWI. Wrote a novel entitled "Quinze combats" (Fifteen fights) located in boxers' world; the book has 15 chapters, as many as the rounds of a fight.

Ex-brother-in-law of Olivier Darrieux.

Father of Didier Decoin.

French writer-director of popular entertainments and occasional playwright, a former athlete, pilot and journalist. In films from 1929.