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Robert Edeson Poster

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Overview (2)

Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Died in Hollywood, California, USA  (heart disease)

Mini Bio (1)

A noted stage actor at the turn of the 20th century, Robert Edeson began his film career working with Cecil B. DeMille on The Call of the North (1914), then moved on to Vitagraph where he remained for the rest of the teens. In the 1920s he returned to work for De Mille, playing the man-of-the-world type roles. Married to actress Mary Newcomb, Edeson died of heart failure.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: vicdru@hotmail.com (qv's & corrections by A. Nonymous)

Spouse (4)

Mary Newcomb (25 June 1918 - 21 February 1924) (divorced)
Aida de Martinez Banker (1910 - 24 March 1931) (his death)
Georgie Elliot Porter (8 July 1908 - 1918) (divorced)
Ellen Burg (actress) (? - 1906) (her death) (1 child)

Trivia (1)

Robert's cremated remains are scattered at an unknown location in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, CA.

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