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Overview (5)

Born in Galveston, Texas, USA
Died in Amityville, New York, USA
Birth NameAdelbert Elliott Dexter
Nickname Dell
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Elliott Dexter was born on December 21, 1879 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Adelbert Elliott Dexter. He was an actor, known for An Old Sweetheart of Mine (1923), The Witching Hour (1921) and For Better, for Worse (1919). He was married to Mrs. Nina Chisholm Untermyer (socialite) and Marie Doro. He died on June 23, 1941 in Amityville, New York, USA.

Spouse (2)

Mrs. Nina Chisholm Untermyer (socialite) (27 November 1922 - ?) (divorced)
Marie Doro (1915 - 1922) (divorced)

Trade Mark (1)

The ability to play a wide range of characters.

Trivia (3)

Vaudeville actor.
Suffered from a stroke in 1919, which caused partial paralysis. While he was recovering, Cecil B. DeMille arranged for Dexter's character in Something to Talk About (1920) to have a limp.
Began in films at the age of 35. With Paramount in 1919.

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