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Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas (1931–1980)


Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas was born on March 12, 1931 in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Thomas Jr. He was an actor, known for Our Gang Follies of 1936 (1935), Hearts Are Thumps (1937) and General Spanky (1936). He died on October 10, 1980 in Los Angeles. See full bio »

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 1945 Colorado Pioneers
Smokey, Parish Boy (as Buckwheat Thomas)
 1944 Dancing Romeo (Short)
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 1944 Tale of a Dog (Short)
Buckwheat (uncredited)
 1944 Radio Bugs (Short)
Buckwheat
 1943 Three Smart Guys (Short)
Buckwheat
 1943 Election Daze (Short)
Buckwheat
 1943 Honeymoon Lodge
Blaney Lewis (as Willie Thomas)
 1943 Farm Hands (Short)
Buckwheat
 1943 Heavenly Music (Short)
Gabriel (uncredited)
 1943 Calling All Kids (Short)
Buckwheat
 1943 Family Troubles (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Whistling in Dixie
The Black Boy (uncredited)
 1942 Unexpected Riches (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Mighty Lak a Goat (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Rover's Big Chance (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Doin' Their Bit (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Surprised Parties (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Don't Lie (Short)
Buckwheat
 1942 Mokey
Brother Cumby (as William 'Buckwheat' Thomas)
 1942 Going to Press (Short)
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 1941 Wedding Worries (Short)
Buckwheat
 1941 Helping Hands (Short)
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 1941 Robot Wrecks (Short)
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 1941 1-2-3 Go! (Short)
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 1941 Ye Olde Minstrels (Short)
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 1941 Fightin' Fools (Short)
Buckwheat
 1941 Baby Blues (Short)
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 1940 Kiddie Kure (Short)
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 1940 Goin' Fishin' (Short)
Buckwheat
 1940 Waldo's Last Stand (Short)
Buckwheat
 1940 Good Bad Boys (Short)
Buckwheat
 1940 Bubbling Troubles (Short)
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 1940 The New Pupil (Short)
Buckwheat
 1940 All About Hash (Short)
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 1940 The Big Premiere (Short)
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 1940 Alfalfa's Double (Short)
Buckwheat
 1939 Dad for a Day (Short)
Buckwheat (uncredited)
 1939 Auto Antics (Short)
Buckwheat
 1939 Dog Daze (Short)
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 1939 Joy Scouts (Short)
Buckwheat
 1939 Cousin Wilbur (Short)
Buckwheat
 1939 Clown Princes (Short)
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 1939 Duel Personalities (Short)
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 1939 Tiny Troubles (Short)
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 1939 Alfalfa's Aunt (Short)
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 1938 Practical Jokers (Short)
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 1938 Football Romeo (Short)
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 1938 Men in Fright (Short)
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 1938 Aladdin's Lantern (Short)
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 1938 Party Fever (Short)
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 1938 The Little Ranger (Short)
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 1938 The Awful Tooth (Short)
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 1938 Came the Brawn (Short)
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 1938 Three Men in a Tub (Short)
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 1938 Bear Facts (Short)
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 1938 Canned Fishing (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Our Gang Follies of 1938 (Short)
Buckwheat (uncredited)
 1937/I Mail and Female (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Framing Youth (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Fishy Tales (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Night 'n' Gales (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Roamin' Holiday (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Three Smart Boys (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Rushin' Ballet (Short)
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 1937 Hearts Are Thumps (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Glove Taps (Short)
Buckwheat
 1937 Reunion in Rhythm (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 General Spanky
Buckwheat (as Billie Thomas)
 1936 Spooky Hooky (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Pay As You Exit (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Two Too Young (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Bored of Education (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Arbor Day (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Second Childhood (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 The Lucky Corner (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 Divot Diggers (Short)
Buckwheat
 1936 The Pinch Singer (Short)
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 1935 Little Sinner (Short)
Buckwheat
 1935 Little Papa (Short)
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 1935 Sprucin' Up (Short)
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 1935 Teacher's Beau (Short)
Buckwheat
 1935 Beginner's Luck (Short)
Buckwheat
 1934 Shrimps for a Day (Short)
Buckwheat
 1934 Washee Ironee (Short)
Game Spectator
 1934 The First Round-Up (Short)
Kid emptying canteens
 1934 For Pete's Sake! (Short)
Billie (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

Had a speech impediment as a child. See more »

Trademark:

Floppy hat, striped shirt, and tattered pants precariously held up by one suspender.

Star Sign:

Pisces

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