D.O.B.: September 9, 1894 (Charleston, SC)
D.O.D.: April 12, 1973 (Los Angeles, CA)
Cause of Death: Heart Attack
Location: Hillside Memorial
He was a producer of movie musicals for MGM, many of which featured his music as well. He relied on the talents of his cast and crew, since he lacked the ability to visualize a movie scene before it was made. Freed was spoofed by Gene Kelly, as the film producer R.F. Simpson in "Singin' in the Rain".
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