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Vince Townsend Jr. (1906–1997)

Vince Townsend Jr. was born on April 12, 1906 in Arkansas, USA. He was an actor, known for Weird Science (1985), Jungle Man-Eaters (1954) and Valley of Head Hunters (1953). He died on October 16, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1987 Maid to Order
Johnny 'Slide' James (as Vince Monroe Townsend Jr.)
 1986 The Messenger
FBI Chief (as Vince Townsend)
 1985 Weird Science
Bar Patron (as Vince Monroe Townsend)
 1964 The Bill Dana Show (TV Series)
Police Officer
- We'll Get You for This (1964) ... Police Officer
 1964 Channing (TV Series)
- A Bang and a Whimper (1964) ... Edward (as Vince M. Townsend)
 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
The Civilian Employee
- Who Is Jennifer? (1964) ... The Civilian Employee
 1963 For Love or Money
Guard (uncredited)
 1962 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Court Clerk
- The Case of the Polka Dot Pony (1962) ... Court Clerk
 1961 20,000 Eyes
Museum Guard (uncredited)
 1955 Duel on the Mississippi
Benedict (as Vince M. Townsend Jr.)
 1954 Jungle Man-Eaters
Chief Boganda (as Vince M. Townsend Jr.)
 1953 Forever Female
Doorman (uncredited)
 1953 Valley of Head Hunters
M'Gono (as Vince M. Townsend Jr.)
 1953 Never Wave at a WAC
Henry, Jo's Servant
 1952 Lydia Bailey
General (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

Vince M. Townsend Jr. | Vince Monroe Townsend Jr. | Vince M. Townsend | Vince Monroe Townsend | Vince Townsend

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The First African-American Attorney In The City of Los Angeles, California (Post 1930's), Actor and Honorable Reverend/Minster at First AME Church, Los Angeles, California & Municipal Court Judge, Roommates with the late Thurgood Marshall Judge/Justice of the United States Supreme Court (Best known for his historical Supreme Court victory in Brown v. Board of Education) at Howard University ... See more »

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