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Bill Cody Jr. (1925–1989)

Bill Cody Jr. was born on April 18, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Joseph Cody Jr. He was an actor, known for The Vanishing Riders (1935), The Reckless Buckaroo (1935) and The Oregon Trail (1939). He was married to Elizabeth. He died on August 11, 1989 in Studio City, California. See full bio »

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 1948 Fighter Squadron
Private (uncredited)
 1942 Raiders of the West
Town Kid (uncredited)
 1941 Sky Raiders
Jack Hurd
 1940 Bad Man from Red Butte
Skip Toddhunter
 1939 Two-Fisted Rangers
Sliver (young printer's devil)
 1939 Destry Rides Again
Townsboy Telling Wash of Destry's Arrival (uncredited)
 1939 Desperate Trails
 1939 The Oregon Trail
Jimmie Clark
 1939 Risky Business
Boy (uncredited)
 1939 Scouts to the Rescue
'Skeets' Scanlon
 1937 Our Gang Follies of 1938 (Short)
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Romance of the Rockies
Jimmy Allen
 1936 Outlaws of the Range
Jimmy Wilson
 1936 Rose-Marie
Dancer (uncredited)
 1935 The Vanishing Riders
Tim Lang
 1935 The Reckless Buckaroo
Ted Simms
 1934 Frontier Days
Bart Wilson (as Billy Jr.)
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 1938 The Girl of the Golden West (performer: "Soldiers Of Fortune" (1938) - uncredited)
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Billy Jr. | Wild Bill Cody

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Committed suicide in 1989. In a suicide note he said that he missed his late wife Liz--she had died of cancer in 1988--so much that he could see no reason for staying alive without her. See more »

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