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Dan Tobey (1878–1956)

Even before the introduction of radio in the early twentieth century, Tobey had become a most familiar boxing and wrestling announcer in the Los Angeles area. In time, those following the fights on radio, and later on TV, would come to know the unmistakable voice and cadence of Dan Tobey. Fight fans whooped with delight as Tobey initiated each ... See full bio »

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Known For

Man-Proof
Man-Proof Fight Announcer
(1938)
Hollywood Stadium Mystery
Hollywood Stadium Mystery Announcer Dan Tobey
(1938)
The Big Show-Off
The Big Show-Off Wrestling Announcer
(1945)
Waltzing Around
Waltzing Around Undetermined Role
(1929)

Filmography

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 1950 Groan and Grunt (Short)
Ring Announcer
 1949 Ringside
Fight Announcer
 1949 Duke of Chicago
Fight Announcer
 1947 Body and Soul
Fight Announcer (uncredited)
 1945 The Big Show-Off
Wrestling Announcer (as Dan Toby)
 1943 Swing Fever
Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 Footlight Serenade
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1941 Harvard, Here I Come!
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1941 Shadow of the Thin Man
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1941 The Pittsburgh Kid
Fight announcer
 1941 Ringside Maisie
Garden Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Pardon Our Nerve
Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Straight Place and Show
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 The Crowd Roars
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Moto's Gamble
Fight Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Hollywood Stadium Mystery
Announcer Dan Tobey
 1938 Man-Proof
Fight Announcer
 1936 Kelly the Second
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 The Milky Way
Polo Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 The Personality Kid
Announcer (uncredited)
 1933 A Wrestler's Bride (Short)
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1932 They Never Come Back
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1931/I The Champ
Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1929 Waltzing Around (Short)
Undetermined Role
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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