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William Cavanaugh (I) (1874–1936)

William Cavanaugh was born on January 31, 1874 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Love's Plaything (1921), For His Mother's Sake (1912) and Anona's Baptism (1912). He died in 1936 in Edgewater, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »


(age 61) in Edgewater, New Jersey, USA

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Known For

Love's Plaything
Love's Plaything Julian La Rue
Anona's Baptism
Anona's Baptism Anona - the Indian
Traffic in Souls
Traffic in Souls Bill Bradshaw


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 1925 Red Love
Dr. George Lester
 1924 The Fatal Plunge
 1924 Floodgates
Morton (as William Kavanaugh)
 1924/II Stranger of the North (as William H. Cavanaugh)
 1923 The Snow Bride
 1922 Down to the Sea in Ships
'Thunderbolt Bill'
 1922 The Love Nest
 1921 Love's Plaything
Julian La Rue
 1920 The Bromley Case
The Bromley Butler
 1919 The Open Door
Undetermined Role
 1919 The Great Gamble
 1919 Calibre 38
Sure Shot Jessup (as William H. Cavanaugh)
 1918 The Sign Invisible
Chin Loo (as William H. Cavanaugh)
 1918 Morgan's Raiders
Undetermined Role
 1916 The Crimson Stain Mystery
Doctor's Assistant
 1915 Shorty Among the Cannibals (Short)
Cannibal King (as Billy Cavanaugh)
 1915 Shorty's Adventures in the City (Short)
Brady (as Billy Cavanaugh)
 1914 The Seats of the Mighty
 1914/I Rip Van Winkle
Derrick von Beekman
 1914 The $5,000,000 Counterfeiting Plot
Arthur Borden
 1914 Evangeline
Rene LeBlanc (as William H. Cavanaugh)
 1913 Traffic in Souls
Bill Bradshaw (as Wm. Cavanaugh)
 1913/I The Climax (Short)
Joe Summers - Jane's Brother
 1913 The Stranger (Short)
 1913 The Mad Sculptor (Short)
Secondary Role
 1913 Her Nerve (Short)
The Railroad Agent
 1913 The Wizard of the Jungle (Short)
Daniel Bonavita
 1913 Gold Is Not All (Short)
The Miser Uncle
 1912 The Sheriff's Brother (Short)
Dan Orr - the Sheriff's Brother
 1912 The Live Wire (Short)
The Wire Superintendent (as William H Cavanaugh)
 1912 Anona's Baptism (Short)
Anona - the Indian
 1912 For His Mother's Sake (Short)
 1911 Her Little Slipper (Short) (as William H. Cavanaugh)
 1911 There's a Woman in Town (Short)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Billy Cavanaugh | William H. Cavanaugh | William H Cavanaugh | Wm. Cavanaugh | William Kavanaugh


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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