Merian C. Cooper
|Place of birth||:||Jacksonville, Florida, USA|
|Also Known as||:||Merian Cooper|
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Merian Caldwell Cooper (October 24, 1893 — April 21, 1973) was an American aviator, United States Air Force and Polish Air Force officer, adventurer, screenwriter, and film director and producer. His most famous film was the 1933 movie King Kong. Description above from the Wikipedia article Merian C. Cooper, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.