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Harry Burns (I) (1887–1948)

Harry Burns was born on April 20, 1887 in New York, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Tortilla Flat (1942), G-Men vs. The Black Dragon (1943) and Call of the Jungle (1944). He was married to Dorothy Vernon. He died on July 9, 1948 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Tortilla Flat Torrelli
G-Men vs. The Black Dragon Tony Mills [Ch. 4, 12-13]


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 1948 Tenth Avenue Angel
Ice Cream Vendor (uncredited)
 1947 Song of the Thin Man
Italian Boatman (uncredited)
 1947 It Happened in Brooklyn
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1944 Music for Millions
Louie - Waiter (uncredited)
 1944 Lost in a Harem
Native (uncredited)
 1944 Call of the Jungle
 1943 King of the Cowboys
Joe - Café Owner (uncredited)
 1943 Tahiti Honey
Joe (uncredited)
 1943 G-Men vs. The Black Dragon
Tony Mills [Ch. 4, 12-13]
 1942 Tortilla Flat
 1942 What's the Matador? (Short)
Jose Sanchez
 1941 Shadow of the Thin Man
Greek Janitor (uncredited)
 1941 You'll Never Get Rich
Foreigner at Information Counter (uncredited)
 1941 Lady Scarface
Big 'Sem' Semenoff
 1941 Blood and Sand
Train Engineer (uncredited)
 1941 Redhead
Nick Papadopoulos
 1941 Meet the Chump
Vendor (uncredited)
 1940 You, the People (Short)
Precinct Official Admitting Henchmen (uncredited)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
The Crow
 1940 Calling Philo Vance
Capt. Lugo (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
Italian (uncredited)
 1939 Kid Nightingale
Strangler Colombo / Rudolfo Terrassi
 1939 It's a Wonderful World
Mike - the Nightclub Doorman (uncredited)
 1939 Chasing Danger
Boatswain (uncredited)
 1938 Race Suicide
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1938 There's That Woman Again
Shoe Shop Proprietor (uncredited)
 1938 My Pop (Short)
 1938 The Secret of Treasure Island
Pirate (uncredited)
 1937 Ali Baba Goes to Town
Arab (uncredited)
 1937 Charlie Chan on Broadway
Policeman (uncredited)
 1937 Married Before Breakfast
Joe's Lunchwagon Counterman (uncredited)
 1937 Carnival in Paris (Short)
Museum Guard
 1937 Two Wise Maids
Nicky Zackorackus
 1937 God's Country and the Woman
Talking Man at Boundary (uncredited)
 1936 Old Hutch
Workman #1 (uncredited)
 1936 Lady Be Careful
Curio Dealer (uncredited)
 1936 Women Are Trouble
Escarel (uncredited)
 1936 Hot Money
Pasquale Romenetti
 1930 Love in the Rough
 1920 A Tray Full of Trouble (Short)
 1919 Monkey Stuff (Short)
 1919 The Dutiful Dub (Short)
 1919 Ask Father (Short)
Small Role (uncredited)
 1919 Going! Going! Gone! (Short)
 1918 Take a Chance (Short) (uncredited)
 1918 Why Pick on Me? (Short)
 1918 Somewhere in Turkey (Short)
 1918 Fireman Save My Child (Short)
 1918/II On the Jump (Short)
 1918 Here Come the Girls (Short)
 1918 Look Pleasant, Please (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 Spaghetti (Short)
 1915 The Celestial Code (Short)
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Stage and vaudeville actor.

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Bobby Vernon

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He is buried at Saint John Cemetery in Middle Village, New York.

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