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Al Shean (1868–1949)


Al Shean was born on May 12, 1868 in Dornum, Lower Saxony, Germany as Abraham Elieser Adolph Schoenberg. He was an actor, known for The Blue Bird (1940), Live, Love and Learn (1937) and San Francisco (1936). He was married to Johanna Davidson. He died on August 12, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Blue Bird
The Blue Bird Grandpa Tyl
(1940)
Live, Love and Learn
Live, Love and Learn Professor Fraum
(1937)
San Francisco
San Francisco Professor
(1936)
Ziegfeld Girl
(1941)

Filmography

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 1944 Atlantic City
Al Shean (as Gallagher and Shean)
 1943 Crime Doctor
Dave, a Convict (uncredited)
 1943 Hitler's Madman
Father Cemlanek
 1942 Tish
Rev. Ostermaier (uncredited)
 1942 The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (Short)
Old Dann
 1941 Love in Gloom (Short)
Al
 1941 Ziegfeld Girl
Al
 1940 Friendly Neighbors
Doc
 1940 The Blue Bird
Grandpa Tyl
 1939 Broadway Serenade
Herman
 1938 The Great Waltz
Cellist
 1938 Too Hot to Handle
Gumpert
 1937 Tim Tyler's Luck
Professor Tyler
 1937 Rosalie
Herman Schmidt (uncredited)
 1937 52nd Street
Klauber
 1937 Live, Love and Learn
Professor Fraum
 1937 The Prisoner of Zenda
Orchestra Leader (uncredited)
 1937 It Could Happen to You!
Max 'Pa' Barrett
 1937 The Road Back
Markheim
 1936 San Francisco
Professor
 1936 The Law in Her Hands
Franz
 1936 The King Steps Out
Ballet Master (uncredited)
 1936 At Sea Ashore (Short)
Adolph Rumplemeyer
 1936 Hitch Hike to Heaven
Herman Blatz
 1936 Slide, Nellie, Slide (Short)
The Mustard Manufacturer
 1935 It's in the Air
Mr. Johnson
 1935 Page Miss Glory
Mr. Hamburgher
 1935 Springtime in Holland (Short)
 1935 Traveling Saleslady
Schmidt
 1935 Sweet Music
Sigmund Selzer
 1935 Symphony of Living
Adolph Greig
 1934 Music in the Air
Dr. Walter Lessing
 1931 Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean (Short)
Shean (as Shean)
 1930 Chills and Fever (Short)
Betty's Uncle Emil
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Ziegfeld Follies of 1922 (1922). Musical revue. Music by Victor Herbert, Louis A. Hirsch and Dave Stamper. Lyrics by Ring Lardner, Gene Buck and Ralph Spence. Based on material by Ring Lardner, Gene Buck and Ralph Spence. Musical Director: Oscar Radin. Additional music by Herbert Reynolds, James F. Hanley, Jimmie Duffy, Henry ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Gallagher and Shean | Shean

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

Brother of Minnie Marx, mother of the Marx Brothers. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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