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Billy Quirk (1873–1926)

Billy Quirk was born on March 29, 1873 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as William A. Quirk. He was an actor and director, known for Algie, the Miner (1912), Canned Harmony (1912) and An Affair of Hearts (1910). He died on April 20, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1924 The Dixie Handicap
A Tout (as William Quirk)
 1923 Broadway Broke
Joe Karger
 1923 Salomy Jane
Colonel Starbottle (as William Quirk)
 1923 The Glimpses of the Moon
Bob Fulmer (as William Quirk)
 1923 Success
Nick Walker
 1922 My Old Kentucky Home
Loney Smith
 1921 An Eastern Breeze (Short)
 1921 The Brown Derby (Short)
 1921 At the Stage Door
Harold Reade
 1921 Bride and Broom (Short)
 1918 His Day Out (Short)
 1917 Billy, the Governess (Short)
Billy
 1917 Susie of the Follies (Short)
 1917 The Web of Life
The Valet
 1916/II The Flirt (Short)
 1915 What Happened to Father
Dawson Hale
 1915 Dimples and the Ring (Short)
Hugh
 1915 Billy the Bear Tamer (Short)
Billy
 1915 Bertie's Stratagem (Short)
Bertie
 1915 Spades Are Trumps (Short)
Benvenuto Torrini
 1915 Dimples, the Auto Salesman (Short)
Van Dyke
 1915 The Vanishing Vault (Short)
Billy
 1915 The Boarding House Feud (Short)
Billy
 1915 The Master of His House (Short)
Mr. Greene
 1915 A Study in Tramps (Short)
Bobby Scrawn
 1915 Burglarious Billy (Short)
Billy
 1915 The Young Man Who 'Figgered' (Short)
Bobby Tucker
 1915 The Green Cat (Short)
Billy
 1915 A Mix-Up in Dress Suitcases (Short)
Billy (unconfirmed)
 1915 Billy's Wager (Short)
Billy
 1914 Forcing Dad's Consent (Short)
Billy
 1914 The Egyptian Mummy (Short)
Dick Graham
 1914 Convict, Costumes and Confusion (Short)
Leary Mike - a Convict
 1914 In Bridal Attire (Short)
John
 1914 The Evolution of Percival (Short)
Percival
 1914 Josie's Legacy (Short)
Hank
 1914 Eats (Short)
Slim Sam
 1914 Father's Timepiece (Short)
Reggie
 1914 Josie's Coney Island Nightmare (Short)
Hank
 1914 Romantic Josie (Short)
Hank
 1914 The Arrival of Josie (Short)
Hank
 1914 Uncle Bill (Short)
Jack Trent
 1914 Our Fairy Play (Short)
Willie Finley
 1914 The Maid from Sweden (Short)
Billy Haines - the Chauffeur
 1914 Too Much Uncle (Short)
Billy
 1914 The Girl from Prosperity (Short)
 1914 Cherry (Short)
 1913 The Pearl of the Golden West (Short)
The City Chap (unconfirmed)
 1913 Billy, the Wise Guy (Short)
Billy
 1913 Mistaken Intentions (Short)
 1913 Every Inch a Hero (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy in Armor (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Honeymoon (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Plays Poker (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Adventure (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's First Quarrel (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Suicide (Short)
Billy
 1913 Burglarizing Billy (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Turns Burglar (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Gets Arrested (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Double (Short)
Billy (dual role)
 1913 Billy's Mistaken Overcoat (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Wins (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Troubles (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Joins the Band (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Strategy (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy Fools Dad (Short)
Billy
 1913 Billy's Board Bill (Short)
Billy
 1912 The Hater of Women (Short)
Paper
 1912 The Jenkins-Perkins War (Short)
Billy
 1912 A Comedy of Errors (Short)
Billy
 1912 Just Hats (Short)
Billy
 1912 The Idol Worshipper (Short)
Chinese Laundryman
 1912 The Maverick (Short)
Billy Taylor
 1912 Canned Harmony (Short)
Billy - Evelyn's Sweetheart
 1912 Treasures on the Wing (Short)
Dr. Brown
 1912 Open to Proposals (Short)
Billy
 1912 Playing Trumps (Short)
Harry
 1912 Phantom Paradise (Short)
The Office Boy
 1912 The Equine Spy (Short)
A Colored Servant
 1912 The Blood Stain (Short)
The Star Reporter
 1912 The Four Flush Actor (Short)
The Ham Actor
 1912 Between Two Fires (Short)
Bill Burke - a Burglar
 1912 Father and the Boys (Short)
Billy - the Youngest Son
 1912 Fra Diavolo (Short)
Fra Diavolo
 1912 Planting Time (Short)
The College Boy
 1912 A Message from Beyond (Short)
Charles
 1912 The Knight in Armor (Short)
Billy
 1912 The Glory of Light (Short)
The Kind Boy
 1912 In the Year 2000 (Short)
Robert's Mother
 1912 Auto Suggestion (Short)
Billy - the Motor-Maniac
 1912/I A Question of Hair (Short)
Billy
 1912 Billy's Insomnia (Short)
Billy
 1912 Billy, the Detective (Short)
Billy - the Detective
 1912 Billy's Nurse (Short)
Billy
 1912 Billy's Troublesome Grip (Short)
Billy
 1912 Handle with Care (Short)
Charlie
 1912 Billy's Shoes (Short)
Billy - the Traveler
 1912 Count Henri, the Hunter (Short)
Count Henri
 1912 The Bachelor's Club (Short)
 1912 The Boarding House Heiress (Short)
Billy Doolittle
 1912 The Animated Bathtub (Short)
The Young Inventor
 1912 Boom Billy (Short)
Billy
 1912 A Terrible Lesson (Short)
Frank's Friend
 1912 Bessie's Suitors (Short)
 1912 Lend Me Your Wife (Short)
Billy
 1912/I Mignon (Short)
Federico
 1912 The Fixer Fixed (Short)
Billy
 1912 A Windy Dream (Short)
 1912 Parson Sue (Short)
Bill
 1912 Bill's Bills (Short)
Billy (unconfirmed)
 1912 The Professor's Daughters (Short)
The Daughter's Sweetheart
 1911 A Pinch of Snuff (Short)
The Boy
 1911 College Sweethearts (Short)
Billy
 1911 Billy's Marriage (Short)
Billy
 1911 Billy in Trouble (Short)
Billy
 1911 The Burglar's Fee (Short)
The Burglar
 1911 Hearts, Hunger, Happiness (Short)
Billy
 1911 Father Against His Will (Short)
Harry
 1910 Running Away from a Fortune (Short)
Denny Hoolihan
 1910 The Animated Armchair (Short)
Harry Stevens
 1910 How Rastus Gets His Turkey (Short)
Rastus (as William A. Quirk)
 1910 The Other Way (Short)
 1910 A Lucky Toothache (Short)
 1910 A Summer Flirtation (Short)
Jim
 1910 The Hoodoo (Short)
Augustus Slip
 1910 A Simple Mistake (Short)
Augustus Slip
 1910 The Oath and the Man (Short)
 1910 Muggsy Becomes a Hero (Short)
Muggsy
 1910 Wilful Peggy (Short)
Man at the party
 1910 When We Were in Our Teens (Short)
Tom
 1910 Serious Sixteen (Short)
Tom
 1910 A Child's Faith (Short)
 1910 A Midnight Cupid (Short)
At Store
 1910 Muggsy's First Sweetheart (Short)
Muggsy
 1910 May and December (Short)
June
 1910/I Never Again (Short)
A Rival Sweetheart
 1910 The Face at the Window (Short)
At Second Club
 1910 A Knot in the Plot (Short)
Cowboy
 1910 An Affair of Hearts (Short)
Monsieur Borni
 1910 Up a Tree (Short)
Country Lout
 1910 The Way of the World (Short)
 1910 A Rich Revenge (Short)
Harry
 1910 The Two Brothers (Short)
Mexican
 1910 His Last Dollar (Short)
The Boyfriend
 1910 The Smoker (Short)
George
 1910 Faithful (Short)
Neighbor
 1910 The Newlyweds (Short)
Conductor
 1910 One Night, and Then -- (Short)
Workman
 1910 The Woman from Mellon's (Short)
Harry Townsend
 1910 The Last Deal (Short)
Bank Teller
 1910 The Call (Short)
At Show
 1910 The Dancing Girl of Butte (Short)
In Music Hall
 1909 The Heart of an Outlaw (Short)
Outlaw Gang
 1909 Choosing a Husband (Short)
Bachelor
 1909 To Save Her Soul (Short)
 1909 In Little Italy (Short)
At the Ball
 1909 The Test (Short)
Harry
 1909 The Red Man's View (Short)
Conqueror
 1909 Through the Breakers (Short)
At the Ball
 1909 In the Window Recess (Short)
 1909 The Trick That Failed (Short)
Buyer
 1909 The Mountaineer's Honor (Short)
Townsman
 1909 A Midnight Adventure (Short)
Frank, Mercedes' Suitor
 1909 A Sweet Revenge (Short)
 1909 Two Women and a Man (Short)
At Lawyer's
 1909 The Light That Came (Short)
 1909 Nursing a Viper (Short)
Fleeing Aristocrat
 1909 The Gibson Goddess (Short)
An Admirer
 1909 What's Your Hurry? (Short)
Harry
 1909 Lines of White on a Sullen Sea (Short)
First Couple / Fisherman
 1909 The Little Teacher (Short)
Student
 1909 Pippa Passes; or, The Song of Conscience (Short)
In Studio
 1909 Leather Stocking (Short)
Soldier
 1909 A Fair Exchange (Short)
At Church / Marner's Landlord
 1909 Getting Even (Short)
Bud
 1909 The Children's Friend (Short)
 1909 The Hessian Renegades (Short)
Hessian
 1909 The Little Darling (Short)
In Boarding House
 1909 Pranks (Short)
Sunbather
 1909 Oh, Uncle! (Short)
Tom Wright, Zeke's Nephew
 1909 His Wife's Visitor (Short)
Harry Wright
 1909 With Her Card (Short)
At Churchill's
 1909 They Would Elope (Short)
Harry
 1909 A Strange Meeting (Short)
A Drunk
 1909 A Convict's Sacrifice (Short)
In Prison Office
 1909 Sweet and Twenty (Short)
Frank
 1909 The Renunciation (Short)
Kittie's Fiancé
 1909 The Cardinal's Conspiracy (Short)
The Barber / A Member of the Court
 1909 The Necklace (Short)
In Pawnshop / Party Guest
 1909 The Mexican Sweethearts (Short)
American Soldier
 1909 Was Justice Served? (Short)
Juror
 1909 The Faded Lilies (Short)
At Party
 1909 The Son's Return (Short)
 1909 A Sound Sleeper (Short)
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Early silent screen comedian with stage experience, whose heyday was between 1908 and 1919. Started at Biograph in 1908, occasionally under the direction of D.W. Griffith. With Solax and Gem, 1912-1914, then at Vitagraph. Couldn't cope with the pressure of making full-length features and consequently suffered a nervous breakdown, followed by attempted suicide, in 1920. His health continued to ... See more »

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