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3 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
Larry "Buster" Crabbe | Larry 'Buster' Crabbe | Larry Crabbe
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Some say my acting rose to the level of incompetence and then leveled off. I was a lot better actor than people gave me credit for. I didn't have any training, but I feel if I had been given the chance, I could have become a really good, top-rate actor. I didn't make it like a [Clark Gable
] or [Charles Boyer
]. But I wonder what would have happened if things had been different.
Was on the 1928 and 1932 United States Olympic swimming teams. Won gold medal in the 400 Meter Swimming Freestyle at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. Also won a bronze medal in the 1500 Meter Freestyle at Amsterdam.