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Mary Astor’s first marriage was to Howard Hawks’ younger brother Kenneth in 1928. She was married and divorced three more times. Only Manuel deCampo and Kenneth worked in Hollywood. Manny was an editor with 21 editing credits from 1947 to seven episodes of The Avengers 1968-69. It is unclear what he did for a living before.

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Having married Howard Hawks’ younger brother Kenneth, Mary Astor was Howard Hawks’ sister-in-law from Feb 1928 until Ken’s death in Jan 1930. Howard never worked with Mary.

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Howard Hawks’ younger brother Kenneth with his bride, actress Mary Astor. Mary had 155 acting credits, from a 1921 short, to Hush Hush Sweet Charlotte (1964) as Bette Davis’ nemesis Jewel Mayhew. She already had 30 or more credits under her belt when they were married in Feb 1928, most notably Don Juan with John Barrymore

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Howard Hawks’ first wife Athole Shearer is part of a Hollywood wedding party for the marriage of Bessie Love and William Hawks, one of Howard Hawks’ two younger brothers. He produced five forgettable films 1941-58, It is unclear what he did before then.

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Howard Hawks’ first wife, Athole Shearer, with their daughter Barbara.

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Howard Hawks, his wife Athole Shearer at the top, and four unidentified people pose.

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Athole Shearer, Howard Hawks’ first wife., bears a strong resemblance to her sister Norma.

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Howard Hawks’ first wife, Athole Shearer, sister of actress Norma Shearer. They were married May 28, 1928 to Dec 5, 1940.

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publicity portrait for Kenneth Hawks (1898-1930), Howard Hawks’ younger brother. Ken was a pilot in the US Army Air Service, and served in World War I. In 1926 he began his brief career in Hollywood, at Fox Studios where his older brother Hawks was also starting his film career. Ken began as a writer, editor, and film supervisor, and directed two films in 1929.

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Howard Hawks with Dee Hartford, his third wife. They were married Feb 20, 1953 to Mar 4, 1960.

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Howard Hawks and Joanne Dru behind the scenes of Red River (1948)

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brochure for a 1977 Howard Hawks retrospective

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Howard Hawks directing Angie Dickinson on the set of Rio Bravo (1959)

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Unspecified – 1970: (L-R) Howard Hawks, George Plimpton, John Wayne, behind the scenes of the making of ‘Rio Lobo’, for the Walt Disney Television via Getty Images special ‘Plimpton! Shoot-Out at Rio Lobo’. (Photo by Walt Disney Television via Getty Images)