Monday 15 February 2021

James Caan

Born: 26 March 1940, The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: 6 July 2022, Los Angeles, California, USA

North Star (1996) as Sean McLennon

James Caan is on the left, with Burt Young.

Monday 8 February 2021

Clifford Dempsey

Born: 11 July 1863, Winchester, Connecticut, USA
Died: 4 September 1938, Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey, USA
Soup to Nuts (1930) as Gen. Avocado (uncredited)
With Ted Healy.

Too Many Cooks (1931) as Father Michael J. Cook

Clifford Dempsey is in the centre of the picture sat next to Florence Roberts. Roscoe Ates is doing his stuttering routine while driving the horse and carriage.

Saturday 6 February 2021

Kathrin Clare Ward

Born: 31 March 1871, Bradford, Massachusetts, USA
Died: 14 October 1938, Los Angeles, California, USA

Too Many Cooks (1931) as Aunt Louise Cook (uncredited)

Kathrin Clare Ward is on the left in the foreground, with Bert Wheeler and Robert McWade.

Gene Alsace

Born: 4 August 1902, Colorado, USA
Died: 16 June 1967, Paradise, California, USA

The Fighting Stallion (1950)  as Lem (Credited as Rocky Camron)

Gene Alsace is on the right, with Merrill McCormick.

Thursday 4 February 2021

Olive Thomas

Born: 20 October 1894, Charleroi, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 10 September 1920, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

The Flapper (1920) as Genevieve 'Ginger' King

Monday 1 February 2021

Hallam Cooley

Born: 8 February 1895, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 20 March 1971, Tiburon, California, USA
Soup to Nuts (1930) as Mr. D. Quincy Throckmorton


Too Many Cooks (1931) as Frank Andrews

Sharon Lynn

Born: 9 April 1901, Weatherford, Texas, USA
Died: 26 May 1963, Hollywood, California, USA

Too Many Cooks (1931) as Ella Mayer

Bert Wheeler

Born: 7 April 1895, Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Died: 18 January 1968, New York City, New York, USA

Too Many Cooks (1931) as Albert 'Al' Bennett