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Date of Birth 20 May 1883Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Date of Death 23 April 1941Los Angeles, California, USA  (heart attack)
Birth NameWalter L. Agnew
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Former boxer who worked in vaudeville, Fields found work as an American character actor.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Ray Hamel

Spouse (1)

Alta Bailey (? - ?)

Trivia (3)

Began his career in the chorus with George M. Cohan.
Came to Hollywood with his vaudeville partner Frank Fay.
Ironically the broken nose that ended his boxing career gave him a look that led to a lucrative career in Hollywood playing heavies.

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