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Fred Howard (I) (1899–1960)

Fred Howard was born on January 3, 1899 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Rain (1932), Space Patrol (1950) and The Front Page (1931). He died on April 21, 1960 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Rain Hodgson
Space Patrol
Space Patrol Andrews / Attarian / Doctor Beck / Grandpa / Henry / Pop Hanson
The Front Page
The Front Page Schwartz
The Purple Monster Strikes


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 1951-1953 Space Patrol (TV Series)
Grandpa / Attarian / Doctor Beck / ...
- The Green Plague (1953) ... Attarian
- Space Mail Robbery (1953) ... Doctor Beck
- The Chase in Time (1952) ... Henry
- Explosion on Morehouse Five (1952) ... Andrews
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series)
 1951 Goodbye, My Fancy
Congressman (uncredited)
 1950 Armored Car Robbery
Dr Leslie (uncredited)
 1949 Slightly French
Newsman (uncredited)
 1948 The Big Clock
Baxter James (uncredited)
 1947 Dangerous Years
Clerk (uncredited)
 1947 Her Husband's Affairs
Bailiff (uncredited)
 1947 Down to Earth
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1947 The Hucksters
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1947 The Guilt of Janet Ames
Doctor (uncredited)
 1947 Mr. District Attorney
Doctor (uncredited)
 1946 The Jolson Story
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1946 The Last Crooked Mile
Coroner (uncredited)
 1946 Daughter of Don Q
Phillip Castilio (uncredited)
 1946 Till the End of Time
Zeke Ingersoll (uncredited)
 1946 Passkey to Danger
Coroner (uncredited)
 1946 Her Kind of Man
Cashier (uncredited)
 1946 Crime of the Century
Richard Waldham (as Frederick Howard)
 1946 Meet Me on Broadway
Club Member (uncredited)
 1945 Man Alive
Show Boat Character (uncredited)
 1945 Sunset in El Dorado
Haines - Principal (uncredited)
 1945 The Purple Monster Strikes
Prof. Crandall (as Frederick Howard)
 1945 Hitchhike to Happiness
Columnist (uncredited)
 1945 Federal Operator 99
Ed Atkins (uncredited)
 1945 The Vampire's Ghost
Sailor (uncredited)
 1945 Lone Texas Ranger
Henchman Bates (uncredited)
 1945 Manhunt of Mystery Island
C.D. Pembroke [Ch. 7] (uncredited)
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Foster (uncredited)
 1945 Great Stagecoach Robbery
Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Together Again
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 One Mysterious Night
Reporter (uncredited)
 1944 Irish Eyes Are Smiling
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1944 Code of the Prairie
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 Cheyenne Wildcat
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 Once Upon a Time
Photographer (uncredited)
 1935 Motive for Revenge
Convict (uncredited)
 1934 The Captain Hates the Sea
Reporter (uncredited)
 1934 The Richest Girl in the World
Haley - Reporter (uncredited)
 1934 Now I'll Tell
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 Private Scandal
Reporter (uncredited)
 1934 Coming-Out Party
Reporter (uncredited)
 1933 Gabriel Over the White House
Reporter (uncredited)
 1932 Rain
Hodgson (as Frederic Howard)
 1932 The All-American
Radio Announcer
 1932 The Fourth Horseman
Elmer Brown (as Frederick Howard)
 1932 A Successful Calamity
Reporter at Train (uncredited)
 1932 Two Seconds
Reporter (uncredited)
 1932 Destry Rides Again
Edward Clifton (as Frederick Howard)
 1932 The Man Who Played God
Man (scenes deleted)
 1931 The Wide Open Spaces (Short)
Townsman (as Freddie Howard)
 1931 The Guilty Generation
Bradley (as Frederick Howard)
 1931 Stung (Short)
 1931 Three Wise Clucks (Short)
 1931 The Front Page
Schwartz (as Freddie Howard)
 1931 Millie
Freddie - Reporter (uncredited)
 1930 Numbered Men
50134 (as Frederic Howard)
 1929 Footlights and Fools
Treasurer (as Frederick Howard)
 1928 Thanksgiving Day (Short)
2nd Moving Man (uncredited)
 1922 Down on the Farm (Short)
The Man
 1921 Bachelor Apartments
I.O. Underwood (as Frederick Howard)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

One Thing After Another (1937). Drama. Written by Sheldon Noble. Directed by Walter Craig. Fulton Theatre: 28 Dec 1937- Jan 1938 (closing date unknown/15 performances). Cast: Richard Bishop [credited as Richard S. Bishop] (as "Boss Gilray"), Kenneth Daigneau (as "Morgan"), Kathleen Fitz (as "Judy Canfield"), William Foran (as "... See more »

Alternate Names:

Freddie Howard | Frederick Howard | Frederic Howard

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Performed on Broadway (as Frederick Howard through 1937) from 1919-1942.

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