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Weldon Heyburn (1903–1951)

Weldon Heyburn was born on September 19, 1903 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Weldon Heyburn Franks. He was an actor, known for The 13th Man (1937), Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat (1944) and Sea Racketeers (1937). He was married to Virginia Frances Maggard, Jane Eichelberger, Greta Nissen and Phyllis Connard Williams. He died on May ... See full bio »

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Known For

The 13th Man
The 13th Man Swifty Taylor
Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat
Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat Det. Harvey Dennis
Sea Racketeers
Sea Racketeers Chief Bos'n Mate Jim Wilson
Dynamite Delaney
Dynamite Delaney 'Dynamite' Delaney


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 1950 The Great Jewel Robber
Captain of the Guards (uncredited)
 1950 The Damned Don't Cry
Robert - The Butler (uncredited)
 1950 Perfect Strangers
Man Resisting Jury Duty (uncredited)
 1949 Samson and Delilah
Temple Spectator (uncredited)
 1949 Alias Nick Beal
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1948 A Southern Yankee
Confederate Officer (uncredited)
 1946 Frontier Gunlaw
Matt Edwards
 1945 Incendiary Blonde
Shill at Party for Louella Parsons (uncredited)
 1944 She Snoops to Conquer (Short)
Roy Clark, the Editor
 1944 Here Come the Waves
Civilian (uncredited)
 1944 The Princess and the Pirate
Soldier at the Palace (uncredited)
 1944 Code of the Prairie
Jess Wyatt
 1944 When Strangers Marry
Bill, Police Sergeant (uncredited)
 1944 The Yellow Rose of Texas
Charley Goss
 1944 Man from Frisco
Man in Trailer (uncredited)
 1944 Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat
Det. Harvey Dennis
 1944 My Best Gal (uncredited)
 1944 Westward Bound
Albert Lane
 1943 Overland Mail Robbery
John Patterson
 1942 Rock River Renegades
Jim Dawson aka Phil Sanford
 1941 You're in the Army Now
Sergeant of the Guard (uncredited)
 1941 Steel Against the Sky (scenes deleted)
 1941 They Died with Their Boots On
Staff Officer (uncredited)
 1941 Jungle Man
Bruce Kellogg
 1941 Stick to Your Guns
Henchman Gila
 1941 Criminals Within
Sgt. Blake (uncredited)
 1941 Caught in the Draft
Sergeant at Examining Depot (uncredited)
 1941 Redhead
 1941 In Old Colorado
Blackie Reed
 1941 The Roundup
 1941 Flight from Destiny
 1940 The Trail Blazers
Jeff Bradley
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Constable Cameron (uncredited)
 1940 Women Without Names
Guard (uncredited)
 1940 Emergency Squad
Lennie - Squad Member with Newspaper (uncredited)
 1939 Should a Girl Marry?
Harry Gilbert
 1939 Panama Patrol
Lt. Murdock
 1938 The Mysterious Rider
Jack Bellounds
 1938 Crime School
 1938 Saleslady
Bob Spencer
 1937 Every Day's a Holiday
Guest at Party (uncredited)
 1937 Atlantic Flight
Bill Edwards
 1937 Sea Racketeers
Chief Bos'n Mate Jim Wilson
 1937 Git Along Little Dogies
George Wilkins
 1936 Speed
Frank Lawson
 1936 Dynamite Delaney
'Dynamite' Delaney
 1935 Convention Girl
Bill Bradley
 1934 The Mysterious Kiss (Short)
Jeanne's Husband
 1934 The Winnah! (Short)
Weldon Egan
 1934 Darling Enemy (Short)
 1934 Masks and Memories (Short)
 1934 Hired Wife
Kent Johns
 1933 West of Singapore
Dan Manton
 1932 Call Her Savage
 1932 Careless Lady
Jud Carey
 1932 The Gay Caballero
 1932 The Silent Witness
Carl Blake
 1931 The Last Parade
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1930 Compliments of the Season (Short)
Man Whose Watch is Stolen (uncredited)
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Stage Play: The Mystery Man. Melodrama. Written by Morris Ankrum and Vincent Duffey. Directed by Gustav Blum. Nora Bayes Theatre: 26 Jan 1927- Apr 1927 (closing date unknown/100 performances). Cast: Cameron Clemens (as "Dr. Osborn"), Marjorie Dalton (as "Evelyn Wells"), Willard Dashiell (as "Mr. Prince"), Gail De Hart (as "Alice Prince"), ... See more »

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Welden Heyburn


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According to author Laura Wagner in her Films of the Golden Age article on Weldon (Winter 2015/2016 issue), the actor, in his early stage career, tried to pass himself off as the nephew of U.S. Senator Weldon Heyburn (1852-1912) to gain publicity. The Senator's family claimed he was a fraud and exposed his lie. See more »

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