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William Jefferson (I) (1876–1946)

William Jefferson was born on April 25, 1876 in London, England as William Winter Jefferson. He was an actor, known for He Did and He Didn't (1916), Wanted by the Police (1913) and Butterflies and Orange Blossoms (1914). He was married to Vivian Martin. He died on February 10, 1946 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

He Did and He Didn't
He Did and He Didn't The Wife's Schoolmate
Wanted by the Police
The Rivals
The Rivals Bob Acres


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 1919 Wild Oats
 1917 Out of the Wreck
Howard Duncan (as William Winter Jefferson)
 1917 Her Own People
Blinn Agnew (as William Winter Jefferson)
 1916 The Right Direction
Jack Marsh (as William W. Jefferson)
 1916 The Stronger Love
Undetermined Role
 1916 The Other Man (Short)
 1916 His Wife's Mistakes (Short)
Mr. I. Steele
 1916 The Habit of Happiness
 1916 Bright Lights (Short)
The City Slicker
 1916 Pique (Short)
 1916/I He Did and He Didn't (Short)
The Wife's Schoolmate (as Wm. Jefferson)
 1915 Camille
 1915 Over Night
Mr. Ribbers
 1915 A Deal in Indians (Short)
 1915 Dora Thorne (Short)
Lord Airlie
 1915 Marrying Money
James Sweeney (as William W. Jefferson)
 1915 Three Hats (Short)
Selwyn's Servant
 1915 File No. 113 (Short)
 1914 A Scrap of Paper (Short)
 1914 In Quest of a Story (Short)
The Reporter
 1914 Blacksmith Ben (Short)
Glen Seymour
 1914 Ernest Maltravers (Short)
 1914 Getting the Sack (Short)
 1914 Butterflies and Orange Blossoms (Short)
The Bachelor
 1914 The Iron Master (Short)
Claire's Brother
 1914 The Power of the Press (Short)
Antsey - Cub Reporter
 1914/I The Wages of Sin (Short)
Lieutenant Wentworth
 1914 The Derelicts (Short)
 1914 His Change of Heart (Short)
Dr. Rhodes
 1914 Man's Enemy (Short)
Fred Lisle
 1914 The Science of Crime (Short)
West - the Gangster
 1914 Soldiers of Fortune
Undetermined role (as William Winter Jefferson)
 1913/I The Rivals (Short)
Bob Acres (as William Winter Jefferson)

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Other Works:

Also a composer and lyricist.

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Alternate Names:

William W. Jefferson | William Winter Jefferson | Wm. Jefferson

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Brother of actor Thomas Jefferson. See more »

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