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H. Reeves-Smith Poster

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Date of Birth 17 May 1862Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, UK
Date of Death 29 January 1938Elwell, Surrey, England, UK
Birth NameHarry Reeves-Smith

Mini Bio (1)

H. Reeves-Smith was born on May 17, 1862 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Harry Reeves-Smith. He was an actor, known for The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929), Three Weeks (1924) and No More Women (1924). He was married to Clara White. He died on January 29, 1938 in Elwell, Surrey, England.

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Clara White (? - ?)

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Reeves-Smith came to the United States in 1881 to play Adolphus Birkett in "Betsey" at the Park Theatre in New York City. Almost a half century later, at the same venue, he played Augustus Merrick in "The Vinegar Tree".
Played the original "Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines".
Father of Olive Reeves-Smith .
Was the first Dr. Watson in Sherlock Holmes sound pictures.

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