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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 30 September 1904London, England, UK
Date of Death 10 June 1969London, England, UK
Birth NameFrank Lawton Mokeley
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Frank Lawton was born on September 30, 1904 in London, England as Frank Lawton Mokeley. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Devil-Doll (1936) and The Invisible Ray (1936). He was married to Evelyn Laye. He died on June 10, 1969 in London.

Spouse (1)

Evelyn Laye (17 December 1934 - 10 June 1969) (his death)

Trivia (2)

Son of stage players Frank Mokeley Frank Lawton and his second wife Daisy May Collier.
British actor, the son of theatrical parents. While working on stage in the U.S. in 1934, he scored the part of the adult David Copperfield in the 1934 MGM film. Though he had leading man roles on both sides of the Atlantic, he never quite made the grade as a star. However, during World War II he rose to the rank of major and was awarded the U.S. Legion of Merit for liaison work in France.

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