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Barney Oldfield (I) (1878–1946)


Barney Oldfield was born on January 29, 1878 in Wauseon, Ohio, USA as Berna Eli Oldfield. He is known for his work on Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life (1913), Blonde Comet (1941) and The Speed Kings (1913). He was married to Bessie Gooby, Mrs. Hulda Rae Braden and Bessie Gooby. He died on October 4, 1946 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California,... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1932 Speed in the Gay Nineties (Short)
Barney Oldfield
 1927 The First Auto
The Master Driver
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 1941 Back Street (technical advisor: Vanderbilt Cup sequence - uncredited)
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 1955 Gadgets Galore (Short)
Himself
 1941 Blonde Comet
Himself - Barney Oldfield
 1933 Throttle Pushers (Documentary short)
Himself - Official Race Starter
 1925 The Speed Demon
Himself
 1924 Young Oldfield (Short)
Himself
 1916 The Speed King (Short)
Himself
 1914/II The Universal Boy (Short)
Himself - Auto Racer
 1913 The Speed Kings (Short)
Himself - a Race Car Driver
 1913 Too Many Cops (Short)
Himself - an Automobilist
 1913 Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life (Short)
Himself
 1905 Barney Oldfield, Making a Mile a Minute (Documentary short)
Himself
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 1939 Sports Immortals (Documentary short)
Himself
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Grandson Barney Oldfield now runs independent-film distribution company Angelika Entertainment, NYC. See more »

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