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Charles Gilpin (1878–1930)

Charles Gilpin was born on November 20, 1878 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Charles Sidney Gilpin. He was an actor, known for Ten Nights in a Barroom (1926) and The Scar of Shame (1927). He was married to Alice Bynum (actress) and Florence Howard. He died on May 6, 1930 in Eldredge Park, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Ten Nights in a Barroom
Ten Nights in a Barroom Joe Morgan - the Former Mill Owner
The Scar of Shame


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 1926 Ten Nights in a Barroom
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in a US tour of "The Emperor Jones". See more »

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Alternate Names:

Charles S. Gilpin

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Founder of The Lafayette Players, an African-American theatrical group in Harlem, NY.

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