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William Courtenay (1875–1933)

William Courtenay was born on June 19, 1875 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA as William Hancock Kelly. He was an actor, known for The Show of Shows (1929), Kick In (1917) and The Romantic Journey (1916). He was married to Virginia Harned. He died on April 20, 1933 in Rye, New York, USA. See full bio »


(age 57) in Rye, New York, USA

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 1930 The Way of All Men
 1930 Three Faces East
Mr. Yates
 1929 The Show of Shows
The Minister - Guillotine Sequence
 1929 Evidence
Cyril Wimborne
 1919 The Inner Ring (Short)
 1917 The Recoil
Richard Cameron
 1917 The Hunting of the Hawk
 1917 Kick In
Chick Hewes
 1916 The Ninety and Nine
Tom Silverton
 1916 The Romantic Journey
 1916 The Island of Surprise
Robert Lovell
 1915 Sealed Lips
Henry Everard

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Stage Play: Mrs. Leffingwell's Boots. Comedy. Written by Augustus E. Thomas. Savoy Theatre (moved to The Lyceum Theatre from 30 Jan 1905- close): 11 Jan 1905- 30 Apr 1905 (123 performances/production rotated with A Maker of Men for about 2 weeks during it's run at the Lyceum Theatre). Cast: Mrs. A.A. Adams, J.H. Barnes, Jessie Busley, ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

William L. Courtenay | William Leonard Courtenay

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Probably best remembered for playing opposite Doris Keane, in the long running hit "Romance". See more »

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