Harold Russell AKA Harold John Russell Born: 14-Jan-1914 Birthplace: North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada Died: 29-Jan-2002 Location of death: Needham, MA Cause of death: Heart Failure **After a film-related explosives accident on 6 June 1944, both of Russell's hands had to be amputated.**
Harold Russel / Born: Harold John Russell, January 14, 1914 in North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada / Died: January 29, 2002 (age 88) in Needham, Massachusetts, USA / in "The Best Years of Our Lives" 1946, age 33. #actor
Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 American drama film directed by William Wyler and starring Fredric March, Myrna Loy, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, and Harold Russell. The film is about three United States servicemen trying to piece their lives back together after coming home from World War II.