1929 – Born on the 19th of February in Lyon.
1952 – Deray played minor roles on the stage and screen through, when he became an assistant director working with Jean Boyer, Gilles Grangier, Luis Buñuel, and Jules Dassin, among others.
1960 – He made his own directorial debut with Le Gigolo.
1969 -His reputation was not established La Piscine, starring Romy Schneider and Alain Delon.
1994 – Though Deray’s last big-screen venture was L’Ours en Peluche, he continued working for television and remained professionally active until his death. ~ Yuri German, All Movie Guide
2003 – Died on the 9th of August in Boulogne-Billancourt