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Joseph Jefferson (I) (1829–1905)

Joseph Jefferson was born on February 20, 1829 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Shadows of a Great City (1915), Rip Van Winkle (1914) and Rip Van Winkle (1921). He was married to Sarah Warren and Margaret Clements Lockyer. He died on April 23, 1905 in Palm Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Rip Van Winkle
(1914)
Rip Van Winkle
(1921)

Filmography

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 1903/I Rip Van Winkle (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Awakening of Rip (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Exit of Rip and the Dwarf (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip's Toast (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip's Toast to Hudson (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip's Twenty Years' Sleep (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip Leaving Sleepy Hollow (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip Meeting the Dwarf (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
 1896 Rip Passing Over the Mountain (Short)
Rip Van Winkle (uncredited)
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 1921 Rip Van Winkle (play)
 1914/I Rip Van Winkle (play)
 1903/I Rip Van Winkle (Short) (play - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Rip Van Winkle," was performed at a venue in Chicago, Illinois with Mrs. Cowell in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 7 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joseph Jefferson III
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Trivia:

The Joseph Jefferson Awards, given out to theatrical productions in Chicago, are named after him. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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