Born in Austria on Sept. 21, 1881. Dillenburg settled in Los Angeles in 1920. He designed and decorated numerous local theaters and homes of movie stars before his demise on Oct. 15, 1953.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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