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William E. Danforth (1867–1941)

William E. Danforth was born on May 13, 1867 in Syracuse, New York, USA as William Daniels. He was an actor and writer, known for The Seven Swans (1917) and The Gates of Eden (1916). He was married to Norma Kopp (light-opera singer). He died on April 16, 1941 in Skaneateles, New York. See full bio »

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The Seven Swans The King


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 1916 The Gates of Eden (story)

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Miss Simplicity (1902). Musical comedy/opera. Lyrics by R.A. Barnet. Book by R.A. Barnet. Music by H.L. Heartz. Additional music by Edward W. Corliss and Clifton Crawford. Musical Director: Fred Eustis. Choreographed by M.B. Gilbert and M. Albertieri. Scenic Design by Joseph A. Physioc. Directed by R.A. Barnet. Casino Theatre: ... See more »

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Survived by his widow; a daughter, Mrs. D. Monroe of Skaneateles (at whose home he died); a son, John H. Danforth of Camillus; three grandsons and three granddaughters.

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