ANNA AND THE KING/CBS/1972
*(Yul Brynner) King of Siam, a proud, stubborn Eastern potentate who employed an
English schoolteacher to educate his large family of royal off-springs. Other
cast featured Lisa Lu as Lady Thiang, one of the king's many wives; Brian Tochi
as Crown Prince Chulalongkorn; and Keye Luke as royal officer, Kralahome. Yul
Brynner's ancestry was part Gypsy. He was born on July 12, 1915 on Sakhalin, an
island east of Siberia and north of Japan. Yul died of lung cancer in 1985.