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John Cromwell (I) (1887–1979)

Actor / director John Cromwell was born December 23, 1887, in Toledo, Ohio. He made his Broadway debut on October 14, 1912, in Marian De Forest's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women" at the Playhouse Theatre. The show was a hit, running for a total of 184 performances. Cromwell appeared in another 38 plays on Broadway between February ... See full bio »

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Stage Play: Fanny. Comedy/Melodrama. Written by Willard Mack. and David Belasco. Directed by David Belasco. Lyceum Theatre: 21 Sep 1926- Nov 1926 (closing date unknown/63 performances). Cast: 'Fanny Brice (as "Fanny Fiebaum"), Spencer Charters (as "Humpty Riggs"), John Cromwell (as "Gyp Gradyear"), Ruth Dayton (as "Nora Cassell"), Jane ... See more »

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6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[on Lana Turner] Probably the very worst actress that ever made it to the top. See more »

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Father of actor James Cromwell. See more »

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Capricorn

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