Significant as both an actor along with a soldier, Aumont starred within the middle-20th-century films Lili (alongside Leslie Caron) and Heartbeat (with Ginger Rogers) and was awarded both Croix de Guerre as well as the Legion d’Honneur for his World War II service within the Free of charge French Forces. Blessed in Paris, France, to Jewish parents Suzanne and Alexandre Salomons, he examined on the Paris Conservatory and continued to create his display screen debut within the 1931 film Jean de la Lune. He performed with Vivien Leigh within a stage creation from the musical Tovarich. Carrying out a short first relationship to French celebrity Blanche Montel, he wedded and acquired a little girl with Dominican entertainer Maria Montez. After Montez’s loss of life, he wedded Italian screen superstar Marisa Pavan, with whom he elevated two sons. He portrayed past due nineteenth-century Russian composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov within the 1947 musical film Melody of Scheherazade.