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John Batten (I) (1903–1993)

John Batten was born on April 3, 1903 in Rotorus, New Zealand. He was an actor, known for The Great Game (1930), Men Like These (1932) and The Wonderful Story (1932). He died on August 10, 1993 in Colchester, Essex, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Great Game
The Great Game Dicky Brown
Men Like These
The Wonderful Story
The Wonderful Story John Martin
Call Me Mame
Call Me Mame Gordon Roantree


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 1944 For Those in Peril
Wireless Officer
 1934 The Church Mouse
Geoffrey Steele
 1933 Call Me Mame
Gordon Roantree
 1933 High Finance
 1932 The Wonderful Story
John Martin
 1930 The Great Game
Dicky Brown
 1929 The Last of Mrs. Cheyney
Guest (uncredited)
 1928 The Battle of the Sexes
The Friend
 1928 The Chorus Kid
Jimmy Garrett
 1927 Backstage
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 1934 The Church Mouse (performer: "La Marseillaise" (1792))

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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He was the older brother of famed 1930s New Zealand pilot Jean Batten (1909-1982).

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