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Sailor Vincent (1901–1966)


Sailor Vincent was born on October 24, 1901 in Dracut, Massachusetts, USA. He is known for his work on Blues Busters (1950), The Man I Love (1929) and Affair in Reno (1956). He died on July 12, 1966 in Toluca Lake, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Blues Busters
Blues Busters Teddy Davis
(1950)
The Man I Love
The Man I Love K.O. O'Hearn
(1929)
Affair in Reno
(1956)
Hot Rod
Hot Rod Holdup Man
(1950)

Filmography

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 1967 Red Tomahawk
Saloon Gambler (uncredited)
 1966 F Troop (TV Series)
Bartender
- Bring on the Dancing Girls (1966) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- Go for Broke (1966) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1963-1966 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly / Trial Spectator / ...
- The Well (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Good People (1966) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
- Snap Decision (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Treasure of John Walking Fox (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Brothers (1966) ... Peter Sommars (as William Sailor Vincent)
 1966 Waco
Townsman (uncredited)
 1960-1966 Bonanza (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly / Fight Spectator / ...
- A Dollar's Worth of Trouble (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Fighters (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Genius (1966) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Shining in Spain (1966) ... Fight Spectator (uncredited)
- The Emperor Norton (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1962-1966 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Barfly / Boxing Spectator / Bartender
- The Case of the Dead Ringer (1966) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- The Case of the Carefree Coronary (1965) ... Boxing Spectator (uncredited)
- The Case of the Crippled Cougar (1962) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1966 The Oscar
Comedy Club Patron (uncredited)
 1965 Apache Uprising
Townsman (uncredited)
 1959-1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Bartender / Sam / Eddie / ...
- Clash at Broken Bluff (1965) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- Incident of the Wild Deuces (1963) ... Sam (as W.J. Vincent)
- Incident of Fear in the Streets (1959) ... Eddie (uncredited)
- Incident of the Town in Terror (1959) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1965 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Townsman
- Off to Hollywood (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1965 Branded (TV Series)
Townsman / Bartender
- The Bar Sinister (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- I Killed Jason McCord (1965) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1965 The Glory Guys
Barfly (uncredited)
 1965 Cat Ballou
Townsman with Hairpiece (uncredited)
 1965 Black Spurs
Townsman (uncredited)
 1963-1965 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Townsman / Bartender
- Birthright (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Race at Cherry Creek (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- A Gun Is Not a Gentleman (1963) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1964 Young Fury
Merchant (as 'Sailor' Vincent)
 1964 Roustabout
Carnival Patron (uncredited)
 1964 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Miner
- The Race Town Story (1964) ... Miner (uncredited)
 1964 Kissin' Cousins
Hairy Willie (uncredited)
 1964 Temple Houston (TV Series)
 1963 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
- Garve (1963) ... (as Billy Vincent)
 1963 The Dakotas (TV Series)
Townsman
- Sanctuary at Crystal Springs (1963) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Feud at Snake River (1963) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Red Sky Over Bismarck (1963) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1963 Papa's Delicate Condition
Circus Patron (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Barfly / Hotel Guest / Barber
- The Walking Years (1963) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- American Primitive (1963) ... Hotel Guest (uncredited)
- Don't Shoot the Piano Player (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Dream Girl (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- The Brothers (1961) ... Barber (uncredited)
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Barfly
- The Exiles (1963) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1956-1962 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Bartender / Barfly / Townsman / ...
- The Vanishing Breed (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Pocketful of Stars (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- The Young Fugitives (1961) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- The Long Rope (1960) ... Depot Master (uncredited)
- Outcast of Cripple Creek (1960) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 Kid Galahad
Fight Cornerman (uncredited)
 1962 The Music Man
Townsman (uncredited)
 1958-1962 Lawman (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly / Bartender / ...
- Explosion (1962) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Mountain Man (1962) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- No Contest (1962) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- The Vintage (1962) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Juror (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1962 Escape from Zahrain
Townsman (uncredited)
 1957-1962 Maverick (TV Series)
Bartender / Townsman / Barfly / ...
- One of Our Trains Is Missing (1962) ... Train Engineer (uncredited)
- Mr. Muldoon's Partner (1962) ... Barfly in Fight (uncredited)
- Epitaph for a Gambler (1962) ... Gambler (uncredited)
- Three Queens Full (1961) ... Hoodlum Shooting in Street (uncredited)
- The Bold Fenian Men (1960) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Gambler
- The Trade-Ins (1962) ... Gambler (as Billy Vincent)
 1961-1962 Outlaws (TV Series)
Barfly / Trial Spectator / Gamber
- A Day to Kill (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- A Bit of Glory (1962) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Masterpiece (1961) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
- Chalk's Lot (1961) ... Gamber (uncredited)
 1959-1962 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Counterman / Man in Line-Up / Janitor / ...
- The Whitey Steele Story (1962) ... Man in Line-Up (uncredited)
- Fall Guy (1962) ... Counterman (uncredited)
- 90-Proof Dame (1961) ... Janitor (uncredited)
- Ring of Terror (1961) ... Cornerman (uncredited)
- Kiss of Death Girl (1960) ... Theatre Patron (uncredited)
 1962 Frontier Circus (TV Series)
Juror / Circus Cook
- Quick Shuffle (1962) ... Juror (uncredited)
- Mr. Grady Regrets (1962) ... Circus Cook (uncredited)
 1961 Pocketful of Miracles
Pool Hall Extra (uncredited)
 1959-1961 Bronco (TV Series)
Drunken Barfly / Bartender / Gunfight Spectator in Saloon / ...
- The Cousin from Atlanta (1961) ... Drunken Barfly (uncredited)
- The Invaders (1961) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- Montana Passage (1960) ... Gunfight Spectator in Saloon (uncredited)
- Borrowed Glory (1959) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1961 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Fight Spectator
- Jericho (1961) ... Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1960-1961 Thriller (TV Series)
Prisoner / Man on Boat
- The Poisoner (1961) ... Prisoner (uncredited)
- The Big Blackout (1960) ... Man on Boat (uncredited)
 1959-1961 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Man / Barfly
- Baa-Baa (1961) ... Man (as Sailor Billy Vincent)
- Railroaded (1959) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1960 Surfside 6 (TV Series)
Captain
- The Clown (1960) ... Captain (uncredited)
 1960 Walk Like a Dragon
Man at Slave Auction (uncredited)
 1960 The Texan (TV Series)
Bartender at Party
- Johnny Tuvo (1960) ... Bartender at Party (uncredited)
 1960 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series)
Bartender
- Amnesty (1960) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1960 Guns of the Timberland
Logger (uncredited)
 1959 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Barfly
- The Coward (1959) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1959 Riverboat (TV Series)
Riverboat Worker / Barfly / Crewman
- Jessie Quinn (1959) ... Riverboat Worker (uncredited)
- The Fight Back (1959) ... Barfly / Crewman (uncredited)
 1959 The Miracle
Fleeing Townsman (uncredited)
 1959 The Big Fisherman
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1959 Alias Jesse James
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1959 Rio Bravo
Barfly (uncredited)
 1959 The Hanging Tree
Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 Northwest Passage (TV Series)
Ben the Innkeeper
- The 'Vulture' (1958) ... Ben the Innkeeper (uncredited)
 1958 Born Reckless
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1958 Once Upon a Horse...
Bartender (uncredited)
 1958 Ride a Crooked Trail
Boat Steward (uncredited)
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Fight Spectator
- Old Folks at Home Blues (1958) ... Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1958 No Time for Sergeants
Fighter in Bar Scene (uncredited)
 1958 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Gang Member
- Point of Honor (1958) ... Gang Member (uncredited)
 1958 The Female Animal
Observer at Lighting Accident (uncredited)
 1957 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Barfly
- Trail's End (1957) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1957 The Story of Mankind
Trial Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 The Land Unknown
Man at Briefing (uncredited)
 1957 Designing Woman
Trainer at Ringside (uncredited)
 1957 The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm
Contest Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend
Barfly (uncredited)
 1957 The Tattered Dress
Man in Courtroom (uncredited)
 1956 Affair in Reno
Pete (as Billy Vincent)
 1956 Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (TV Series)
Second Prospector / Diner Patron
- The Tobacco Smugglers (1956) ... Second Prospector
- Eye of Evil (1956) ... Diner Patron (uncredited)
 1956 Friendly Persuasion
Carnival Patron (uncredited)
 1956 Around the World in Eighty Days
Extra (uncredited)
 1956 Walk the Proud Land
Barfly (uncredited)
 1956 Combat Sergeant (TV Series)
- Desert Vengeance (1956) ... (as Billy Vincent)
 1956 Great Day in the Morning
Barfly (uncredited)
 1956 The Steel Jungle
Harry (as Billy Vincent)
 1956 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
Rancher / Brawling Sailor
- One Against Many (1956) ... Rancher (uncredited)
- Hot Cargo (1956) ... Brawling Sailor (uncredited)
 1956 World in My Corner
Spectator (uncredited)
 1956 Crusader (TV Series)
Fatty
- Sharks (1956) ... Fatty (as Billy Vincent)
 1955 The Spoilers
Miner (uncredited)
 1955 East of Eden
Townsman in Parade / Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
 1955 Battle Cry
Bartender in Brawl (uncredited)
 1955 Passport to Danger (TV Series)
Audience Member
- Prague (1955) ... Audience Member (uncredited)
 1954 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Sailor (uncredited)
 1954 Destry
Barfly (uncredited)
 1954 Four Guns to the Border
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 The Bounty Hunter
Bushrat (uncredited)
 1954 Lucky Me
Workman by Ladder (uncredited)
 1954 Riding Shotgun
Bartender (uncredited)
 1954 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Sailor
- The Golden Vulture (1954) ... Sailor (uncredited)
 1954 The Command
Trooper (uncredited)
 1953 Calamity Jane
Barfly (uncredited)
 1953 So Big
Bidder (uncredited)
 1953 Captain Scarface
Seaman (uncredited)
 1953 I, the Jury (unconfirmed)
 1953 The Caddy
Construction Worker Playing Cards (uncredited)
 1953 Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Observer in Park (uncredited)
 1949-1953 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Biff / Henchman Jim / 2nd Stage Driver / ...
- The Midnight Rider (1953) ... Biff (as Billy Vincent)
- Delayed Action (1952) ... Henchman Jim (as Billy Vincent)
- Lady Killer (1950) ... 2nd Stage Driver (as Billy Vincent)
- Sheriff at Gunstock (1950) ... Rod Turner (as William Vincent)
- Jim Tyler's Past (1950) ... Vince Barrett (uncredited)
 1953 Raiders of the Seven Seas
Pirate (uncredited)
 1953 The Blue Gardenia
Drunken Sailor (uncredited)
 1953 The Man Behind the Gun
Henchman (uncredited)
 1953 The Lawless Breed
Race-Starter (uncredited)
 1952 Cattle Town
Southern Sympathizer (uncredited)
 1952 The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima
Jose (uncredited)
 1952 The Duel at Silver Creek
Townsman Greeting Lightning (uncredited)
 1952 Here Come the Marines
Hoodlum (uncredited)
 1952 Scarlet Angel
Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 Carson City
Bearded Miner (uncredited)
 1952 The Lion and the Horse
Clown (uncredited)
 1952 The Belle of New York
Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 The Big Trees
Lumberman (uncredited)
 1952 Flaming Feather
Singing Drunk (uncredited)
 1951 A Millionaire for Christy
Moving Man (uncredited)
 1951 The People Against O'Hara
William Sheffield (uncredited)
 1951 Rhubarb
Baseball Game Spectator (uncredited)
 1951 Let's Go Navy!
Tripped Sailor (uncredited)
 1951 Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison
Murderous Convict (uncredited)
 1951 I Was a Communist for the FBI
Picket Line Striker (uncredited)
 1951 Inside Straight
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1950 Kansas Raiders
Townsman (uncredited)
 1950 Blues Busters
Teddy Davis (as William Vincent)
 1950 Hot Rod
Holdup Man (as William Vincent)
 1950 The Gene Autry Show (TV Series)
Townsman
- The Lost Chance (1950) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1950 Pretty Baby
Caravan Club Waiter (uncredited)
 1950 The Fuller Brush Girl
Punchy (uncredited)
 1950 The Great Jewel Robber
Police Officer (uncredited)
 1950 The Flame and the Arrow
Guard (uncredited)
 1950 The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1950 Barricade
Miner (uncredited)
 1950 Montana
Baker (uncredited)
 1949 The House Across the Street
Bystander at Kit's Hit and Run (uncredited)
 1949 Madame Bovary
Guest (uncredited)
 1949 A Kiss in the Dark
Schloss's Assistant (uncredited)
 1949 South of St. Louis
Kip's Henchman (uncredited)
 1948 Whiplash
Second (uncredited)
 1948 Incident
Oscar - the Bartender (uncredited)
 1948 Return of the Bad Men
Deputy (uncredited)
 1948 Coroner Creek
Bartender (uncredited)
 1948 Silver River
Soldier (uncredited)
 1948 April Showers
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1948 Big City
Fighter (uncredited)
 1948 Albuquerque
Townsman in Buckboard (uncredited)
 1947 Body and Soul
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1947 Stallion Road
Waiter (uncredited)
 1947 Trail Street
Henchman (uncredited)
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1947 The Man I Love
Drunk (uncredited)
 1947 The Mighty McGurk
Big-nosed Derelict (uncredited)
 1946 Bringing Up Father
Jim Ryan (uncredited)
 1946 Bad Bascomb
Caravan Member (uncredited)
 1946 King of the Forest Rangers
Graham [Ch. 11] (uncredited)
 1945 Road to Utopia
Henchman in Saloon (uncredited)
 1945 Johnny Angel
Crewman (uncredited)
 1945 Her Highness and the Bellboy
Club Patron (uncredited)
 1945 Santa Fe Saddlemates
Saloon Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Clerk (scenes deleted)
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Shopkeeper (uncredited)
 1943 Klondike Kate
Miner (uncredited)
 1943 Destination Tokyo
Crewman (uncredited)
 1943 Oklahoma Outlaws (Short)
Townsman in Saloon Mob (uncredited)
 1942 You Can't Escape Forever
Guard at Lonesome Club (uncredited)
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy
Schults - Grocer in 'Peck's Bad Boy' (uncredited)
 1942 The Spoilers
Miner (uncredited)
 1941 Shadow of the Thin Man
Mug at the Birthday Party (uncredited)
 1941 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Brawler (uncredited)
 1941 Manpower
Sailor - Lineman (uncredited)
 1940 Flowing Gold
Man on Dance Floor (uncredited)
 1940 River's End
Man in Saloon (uncredited)
 1940 Virginia City
Barfly (uncredited)
 1939 Smashing the Money Ring
Convict (uncredited)
 1939 Slapsie Maxie's (Short)
Johnny's Cornerman (uncredited)
 1939 Dick Tracy's G-Men
Intern (uncredited)
 1939 Each Dawn I Die
Convict (uncredited)
 1939 Daredevils of the Red Circle
Miner (uncredited)
 1938 Mysterious Mr. Moto
Barfly (uncredited)
 1937 San Quentin
Convict (uncredited)
 1937 God's Country and the Woman
Pete - a Logger (uncredited)
 1937 We Who Are About to Die
Convict (uncredited)
 1936 The Gay Desperado
Movie Theatre Brawler (uncredited)
 1936 Swing Time
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1936 Road Gang
Convict at Blackfoot (uncredited)
 1935 She Gets Her Man (uncredited)
 1935 The Irish in Us
Chick - Carbarn's Handler (uncredited)
 1935 Folies Bergère de Paris
Rubber (uncredited)
 1935 Under Pressure
Sailor (uncredited)
 1934 Here Comes the Navy
USS Arizona Sailor (uncredited)
 1934 The Personality Kid
Spike (uncredited)
 1934 Little Miss Marker (uncredited)
 1934 Stingaree
Man with Beard (uncredited)
 1934 Sing and Like It
Fenny Hood (uncredited)
 1934 No More Women
Pelican Crew Member (uncredited)
 1933 Tillie and Gus
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1933 The Bowery
Pug (uncredited)
 1933 Baby Face
Laborer (uncredited)
 1933 The Mayor of Hell
Guard (uncredited)
 1933 King Kong
Member of Ship's Crew (uncredited)
 1932 Scarface
One of Costillo's Hoods (uncredited)
 1930 Her Man
Brawler (uncredited)
 1929 The Man I Love
K.O. O'Hearn
 1929 Speakeasy
Speakeasy Patron
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

'Sailor Billy' Vincent | 'Sailor' Vincent | Billy Vincent | Sailor Billy Vincent | W.J. Vincent | William J. Vincent | William Sailor Vincent | William Vincent
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Sailor Vincent's manager was the former United States Navy Heavyweight Champion Phil Schlossberg. See more »

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Scorpio

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