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Frank Bacon (1864–1922)

Frank Bacon was born on January 16, 1864 in Marysville, California, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Lightnin' (1925), Lightnin' (1930) and A Corner in Cotton (1916). He was married to Jane Jennie Weidman (actress). He died on November 19, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Lightnin' Writer
Lightnin' Writer
A Corner in Cotton
A Corner in Cotton Col. Robert Carter
Her Debt of Honor
Her Debt of Honor Dr. Glade


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 1916 A Corner in Cotton
Col. Robert Carter
 1916 Her Debt of Honor
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 1915 Rosemary
Prof. Jogram
 1915 The Silent Voice
Spring - Starr's Servant
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 1950 The Magnavox Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
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 1930 Lightnin' (play)
 1925 Lightnin' (from the play by)
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 1924 On Guard (Documentary short)

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Stage Play: Lightnin'. Comedy. Written by Winchell Smith and Frank Bacon. Gaiety Theatre: 26 Aug 1918- 27 Aug 1921 (1291 performances). Cast: Frank Bacon (as "Lightnin' Bill Jones"), Bessie Bacon (as "Mrs. Harper"), E.J. Blunkall (as "Everett Hammond"), Sidney Coburn (as "Teddy Peters"), Sam Coit (as "Nevin Blodgett"), Fred Conklin (as "... See more »

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Father of director Lloyd Bacon. See more »

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