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Joe Yrigoyen (1910–1998)

Joe Yrigoyen was born on August 28, 1910 in Ventura, California, USA as Joseph F. Yrigoyen. He is known for his work on Ben-Hur (1959), The Cowboys (1972) and Blazing Saddles (1974). He died on January 10, 1998 in Ventura. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1979 The Prisoner of Zenda (stunts)
 1974 Blazing Saddles (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 The Cowboys (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 The Wild Bunch (stunt double: "Angel" and "Sykes" - uncredited)
 1968 Will Penny (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Africa: Texas Style (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Sakima and the Masked Marvel (TV Movie) (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Alvarez Kelly (stunt coordinator - uncredited) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Great Race (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Sons of Katie Elder (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Hallelujah Trail (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 Shenandoah (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 Taggart (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 A Distant Trumpet (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 4 for Texas (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 Temple Houston (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Thunder Gap (1963) ... (stunts)
 1962 How the West Was Won (stunts - uncredited)
 1961 Posse from Hell (stunts - uncredited)
 1960 Seven Ways from Sundown (stunts - uncredited)
 1959 Ben-Hur (stunt double: Stephen Boyd - uncredited)
 1959 Pier 5, Havana (stunt double: various roles - uncredited)
 1959 Warlock (stunts - uncredited)
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series) (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 Westward Ho, the Wagons! (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 Walk the Proud Land (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 Dakota Incident (stunt double - uncredited)
 1956 Stranger at My Door (stunts - uncredited)
 1955 Desert Sands (stunts - uncredited)
 1955 The Last Command (stunts - uncredited)
 1955 Tall Man Riding (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 Man with the Steel Whip (stunts - archive footage, uncredited)
 1953 Red River Shore (stunt double - uncredited)
 1953 Shadows of Tombstone (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Down Laredo Way (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Canadian Mounties vs. Atomic Invaders (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Woman They Almost Lynched (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Old Overland Trail (stunt double - uncredited)
 1953 Marshal of Cedar Rock (stunt double - uncredited)
 1953 Jungle Drums of Africa (stunts - uncredited)
 1952 Montana Belle (stunt double: Jack Lambert - uncredited)
 1952 Border Saddlemates (stunt double: Rex Allen - uncredited)
 1951 South of Caliente (stunt double - uncredited)
 1951 In Old Amarillo (stunts - uncredited)
 1951 Heart of the Rockies (stunts - uncredited)
 1951 Spoilers of the Plains (stunt double - uncredited)
 1950 Trail of Robin Hood (stunts - uncredited)
 1950 Desperadoes of the West (stunts - archive footage, uncredited)
 1949 The Golden Stallion (stunt double - uncredited)
 1949 Down Dakota Way (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1949 The James Brothers of Missouri (stunts - archive footage, uncredited)
 1949 Brimstone (stunts - uncredited)
 1949 Susanna Pass (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1949 Ghost of Zorro (stunts - uncredited)
 1949 Federal Agents vs. Underworld, Inc. (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 The Far Frontier (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1948 Adventures of Frank and Jesse James (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 Eyes of Texas (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 Under California Stars (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 The Gay Ranchero (stunts - uncredited)
 1947 On the Old Spanish Trail (stunt double - uncredited)
 1947 Robin Hood of Texas (stunts - uncredited)
 1947 Springtime in the Sierras (stunt double - uncredited)
 1947 Saddle Pals (stunt double - uncredited)
 1947 Bells of San Angelo (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1947 Apache Rose (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1947 Trail to San Antone (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1946 Heldorado (stunt double - uncredited)
 1946 Out California Way (stunts - uncredited)
 1946 Plainsman and the Lady (stunts - uncredited)
 1946 The Crimson Ghost (stunt double: Charles Quigley [Chs. 6-7] & Stanley Price [Ch. 12] - uncredited)
 1946 Home in Oklahoma (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1946 Roll on Texas Moon (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1946 Rio Grande Raiders (stunt double: Bob Steele - uncredited)
 1946 Under Nevada Skies (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1946 Daughter of Don Q (stunts - uncredited)
 1946 My Pal Trigger (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1946 In Old Sacramento (stunts - uncredited)
 1946 Rainbow Over Texas (stunt double - uncredited)
 1946 King of the Forest Rangers (stunts - uncredited)
 1946 Sheriff of Redwood Valley (stunt double - uncredited)
 1946 Song of Arizona (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1946 The Phantom Rider (horseback fight double: Phantom Rider - uncredited)
 1945 Sunset in El Dorado (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1945 Utah (stunts - uncredited)
 1944 Sheriff of Sundown (stunt double - uncredited)
 1944 Lights of Old Santa Fe (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1944 San Fernando Valley (stunts - uncredited)
 1944 Song of Nevada (stunt double - uncredited)
 1944 Tucson Raiders (stunts - uncredited)
 1944 Cowboy and the Senorita (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1944 The Laramie Trail (stunts - uncredited)
 1944 Captain America (stunts - uncredited)
 1944 Hands Across the Border (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1943 In Old Oklahoma (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 The Masked Marvel (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Man from Music Mountain (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Silver Spurs (stunt double - uncredited)
 1943 Secret Service in Darkest Africa (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Song of Texas (stunt double - uncredited)
 1943/I Swing Your Partner (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Daredevils of the West (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Chatterbox (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 King of the Cowboys (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Idaho (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Ridin' Down the Canyon (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Outlaws of Pine Ridge (stunts - uncredited)
 1942 Bells of Capistrano (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Sunset Serenade (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1942 Call of the Canyon (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Sons of the Pioneers (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1942 Stardust on the Sage (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Home in Wyomin' (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Sunset on the Desert (stunts - uncredited)
 1942 Heart of the Rio Grande (stunt double - uncredited)
 1942 Cowboy Serenade (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1942 Man from Cheyenne (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 They Died with Their Boots On (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 Sierra Sue (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Jesse James at Bay (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Down Mexico Way (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 King of the Texas Rangers (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 Bad Man of Deadwood (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1941 Under Fiesta Stars (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1941 Ice-Capades (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 Citadel of Crime (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 Nevada City (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Sheriff of Tombstone (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Country Fair (stunts - uncredited)
 1941 In Old Cheyenne (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Back in the Saddle (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1941 Prairie Pioneers (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Arkansas Judge (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Ridin' on a Rainbow (stunt double - uncredited)
 1941 Robin Hood of the Pecos (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 The Border Legion (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 Melody Ranch (stunts - uncredited)
 1940 Young Bill Hickok (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 Under Texas Skies (stunts - uncredited)
 1940 Colorado (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 The Ranger and the Lady (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 Carolina Moon (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 The Carson City Kid (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 Adventures of Red Ryder (stunts - uncredited)
 1940 Wagons Westward (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 Gaucho Serenade (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 Young Buffalo Bill (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1940 Hi-Yo Silver (stunts - archive footage, uncredited)
 1940 Dark Command (stunts - uncredited)
 1940 Rancho Grande (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 Drums of Fu Manchu (stunts - uncredited)
 1940 Pioneers of the West (stunt double - uncredited)
 1940 Heroes of the Saddle (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Zorro's Fighting Legion (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Cowboys from Texas (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Saga of Death Valley (stunt double - uncredited)
 1939 Rovin' Tumbleweeds (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1939 The Arizona Kid (stunt double - uncredited)
 1939 Dick Tracy's G-Men (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Wall Street Cowboy (stunt double - uncredited)
 1939 Colorado Sunset (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 In Old Caliente (stunt double - uncredited)
 1939 Mountain Rhythm (stunt double - uncredited)
 1939 Three Texas Steers (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Blue Montana Skies (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Man of Conquest (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Frontier Pony Express (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1939 Mexicali Rose (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 The Lone Ranger Rides Again (stunts - uncredited)
 1939 Home on the Prairie (stunts - uncredited)
 1938 Shine On, Harvest Moon (stunt double - uncredited)
 1938 Rhythm of the Saddle (stunt double - uncredited)
 1938 Prairie Moon (stunt double - uncredited)
 1938 Pals of the Saddle (stunts - uncredited)
 1938 Man from Music Mountain (stunts - uncredited)
 1938 Gold Mine in the Sky (stunt double: Gene Autry - uncredited)
 1938 The Fighting Devil Dogs (stunts - uncredited)
 1938 Under Western Stars (stunt double: Roy Rogers - uncredited)
 1938 The Lone Ranger (stunts - uncredited)
 1938 The Painted Stallion (stunts - archive footage, uncredited)
 1938 The Old Barn Dance (stunts - uncredited)
 1937 The Old Wyoming Trail (stunt double - uncredited)
 1937 Ali Baba Goes to Town (stunts - uncredited)
 1937 Boots and Saddles (stunts - uncredited)
 1937 Public Cowboy No. 1 (stunts - uncredited)
 1937 Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge (stunt double - uncredited)
 1937 The Painted Stallion (stunts - uncredited)
 1937 Git Along Little Dogies (stunt double - uncredited)
 1937 Round-Up Time in Texas (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 The Old Corral (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 The Bold Caballero (stunt double - uncredited)
 1936 The Big Show (stunt double - uncredited)
 1936 Ride, Ranger, Ride (stunt double - uncredited)
 1936 Oh, Susanna! (stunt double - uncredited)
 1936 Winds of the Wasteland (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 Guns and Guitars (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 The Singing Cowboy (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 Comin' 'Round the Mountain (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 King of the Pecos (stunts - uncredited)
 1936 Red River Valley (stunt double - uncredited)
 1935 Sagebrush Troubadour (stunt double - uncredited)
 1935 Melody Trail (stunts - uncredited)
 1935 Tumbling Tumbleweeds (stunts - uncredited)
 1935 The Adventures of Rex and Rinty (stunts - uncredited)
 1935 Square Shooter (stunt double: Tim McCoy - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Joe Yrigoyen Sr.
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Doubled for Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, and Richard Widmark.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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