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Date of Birth 3 July 1881Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death 12 October 1951Hollywood, California, USA  (heart attack)
Birth NameLeonce Errol Simms
Height 5' 7½" (1.71 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Bald-pated, Hollywood comedy star best remembered for his two-reelers for two decades from 1933, and for his appearances opposite Lupe Velez in the 'Mexican Spitfire' features of the early 40's.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Bill Takacs <kinephile@aol.com>

Spouse (1)

Stella Chatelaine (? - ?)

Trivia (4)

Buried at Forest Lawn Glendale, Eventide Section, Lot 578
Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 152. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387
Enjoyed a successful career on Broadway as an actor/director from 1911-1929.
Worked extensively on Broadway (often for Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.) from 1911-1929 as an actor/director specializing in musical revues.

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