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John Carroll (I) (1906–1979)

John Carroll was born on July 17, 1906 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Julian LaFaye. He was an actor, known for Flying Tigers (1942), Go West (1940) and Only Angels Have Wings (1939). He was married to Lucille Ryman Carroll and Steffi Duna. He died on April 24, 1979 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Flying Tigers
Flying Tigers Woody Jason
Go West
Go West Terry Turner
Only Angels Have Wings
Only Angels Have Wings Gent Shelton
Hit Parade of 1943
Hit Parade of 1943 Rick Farrell


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 1974 Ride in a Pink Car
Mr. Henry
 1967 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
- A Boy Called Nuthin': Part 2 (1967) ... Sagebrush
- A Boy Called Nuthin': Part 1 (1967) ... Sagebrush
 1967 Hondo (TV Series)
Buckeye Jack Smith
- Hondo and the War Hawks (1967) ... Buckeye Jack Smith
 1957 Decision at Sundown
Tate Kimbrough
 1955 Two Grooms for a Bride
Jeff Longstreet
 1953 Geraldine
Grant Sanborn
 1953 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Jotham Klore
 1951 Belle Le Grand
John Kilton
 1950 Hit Parade of 1951
Joe Blake / Eddie Paul
 1950 Surrender
Gregg Delaney
 1950 The Avengers
Don Careless / Francisco Suarez
 1948 Angel in Exile
Charlie Dakin
 1947 The Fabulous Texan
John Wesley Baker
 1947 Wyoming
Glenn Forrester
 1947 Fiesta
Jose 'Pepe' Ortega
 1943 The Youngest Profession
Dr. Hercules
 1942 Rio Rita
Ricardo Montera
 1941 This Woman Is Mine
Ovide de Montigny
 1941 Sunny
Larry Warren
 1940 Hired Wife
Jose de Briganza
 1940 Phantom Raiders
John Ramsell, Jr
 1940 Susan and God
 1939 Wolf Call
Michael 'Mike' Vance
 1939 Only Angels Have Wings
Gent Shelton
 1938 Swingtime in the Movies (Short)
Rick Arden
 1937 We Who Are About to Die
Joe Donahue
 1936 The Accusing Finger
Dominic (uncredited)
 1936 Murder on a Bridle Path
Latigo Wells
 1936 Muss 'em Up
Gene Leland
 1930 New Moon
Russian Soldier on Ship (uncredited)
 1930 Doughboys
Doughboy in Elmer's Squad (uncredited)
 1930 Monte Carlo
Wedding Guest Officer (uncredited)
 1930 The Rogue Song
Bandit (uncredited)
 1929 Devil-May-Care
Bonapartist (uncredited)
 1929/I Marianne
Doughboy (uncredited)
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In the late '50s and '60s he was involved in several legal controversies. In 1959, he agreed to pay a settlement of $176,000 to an 81 year old widow who alleged he had romanced her out of her fortune. In 1965, he gave up a position on the Louisiana Tourist Development Commission amid allegations of improprieties. See more »

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