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Olin Francis (1891–1952)

Olin Francis was born on September 13, 1891 in Mooreville, Mississippi, USA as Olin Caldwell Francis. He was an actor, known for Lightning Range (1933), Pioneers of the West (1927) and Two Gun Justice (1938). He was married to Frances Odell Hanrion and Letha Velma Dreyer. He died on June 30, 1952 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Lightning Range Black Pete
Pioneers of the West Black Eagle
Two Gun Justice Blackie - Henchman


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 1941 Citizen Kane
Expressman (uncredited)
 1941 Outlaws of the Panhandle
Quitting Worker (uncredited)
 1941 So Ends Our Night
Friend of Weiss (uncredited)
 1940 Rollin' Home to Texas
 1940 Beyond the Sacramento
Tom Jimpson - Convict (uncredited)
 1940 Take Me Back to Oklahoma
Mule Bates
 1940 Deadwood Dick
Pete (uncredited)
 1940 A Failure at Fifty (Short)
Trader (uncredited)
 1940 The Carson City Kid
Prospector (uncredited)
 1940 Lucky Cisco Kid
Henchman (uncredited)
 1940 The Man from Tumbleweeds
Blake - Bearded Bank Robber (uncredited)
 1939 Unborn Souls
 1939 Riders of Black River
Whit Kane - Henchman
 1939 Overland with Kit Carson
Trapper Pierre
 1939 Captain Fury
Guard with Whip (uncredited)
 1939 The Night Riders
Army Enlistee Getting Socked (uncredited)
 1939 Stagecoach
Lordsburg Townsman (uncredited)
 1939 Home on the Prairie
Brakeman (uncredited)
 1939 Gunga Din
Fulad (uncredited)
 1938 Tough Kid
Cafe Customer (uncredited)
 1938 Red River Range
Kenton - Henchman
 1938 Overland Stage Raiders
Jake - Henchman
 1938 Pals of the Saddle
Refinery Henchman (uncredited)
 1938 Block-Heads
Apartment House Tenant in 910 (uncredited)
 1938 Cowboy from Brooklyn
Radio Contestant (uncredited)
 1938 Two Gun Justice
Blackie - Henchman
 1938 The Last Stand
Border Guard (uncredited)
 1938 Knight of the Plains
Rancher (uncredited)
 1938 The Rangers' Round-Up
Henchman (uncredited)
 1937 The Mysterious Pilot
Tall Detective (uncredited)
 1937 Rough Riding Rhythm
Jake Horne
 1937 The Law Commands
Jenkins (uncredited)
 1937 Under Strange Flags
Townsman (uncredited)
 1937 Cheyenne Rides Again
Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 End of the Trail
Deputy (uncredited)
 1936 Swing Time
Muggsy (uncredited)
 1936 Born to Fight
Hobo (uncredited)
 1936 The Phantom Rider
Stage Passenger (Ch. 1) (uncredited)
 1936 Gun Grit
Murray (uncredited)
 1936 O'Malley of the Mounted
Andy - Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 Silly Billies
Pioneer (uncredited)
 1936 Taming the Wild
Hotel Knickerbocker Doorman (uncredited)
 1936 A Face in the Fog
Insurance Investigator (uncredited)
 1936 I Conquer the Sea!
 1936 Rose of the Rancho
Bouncer (uncredited)
 1935 The Irish Gringo
Rawlins - Henchman
 1935 Barbary Coast
Sailor (uncredited)
 1935 Frontier Justice
Asylum Orderly (uncredited)
 1935 Lightning Triggers
Deputy Ed (uncredited)
 1935 Hard Rock Harrigan
 1935 The Circle of Death
Deputy Jed
 1935 The Desert Trail
Poker Player (uncredited)
 1935 Les Mis√©rables
Galley Whip Warder (uncredited)
 1935 Rainbow Valley
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Outlaw Rule
Jim - Bartender (uncredited)
 1933 Gun Justice
Bartender (uncredited)
 1933 Lightning Range
Black Pete
 1933 The Trail Drive
Olin (uncredited)
 1933 Trouble Busters
Bartender (uncredited)
 1933 The Lone Avenger
Vigilante Member (uncredited)
 1933 The Fighting Cowboy
Bartender (uncredited)
 1933 High Gear
Credit Company Representative (uncredited)
 1933 Via Pony Express
Henchman Guard (uncredited)
 1933 Sensation Hunters
Barfly (uncredited)
 1932 The Wyoming Whirlwind
1st Bartender (uncredited)
 1932 The Penal Code
 1932 The Racing Strain
Bob - 2nd Mechanic (uncredited)
 1932 Afraid to Talk
Prison Hospital Guard (uncredited)
 1932 Hidden Gold
Sewing Room Guard (uncredited)
 1932 Tex Takes a Holiday
 1932 Out of Singapore
Bill - Seaman
 1932 Dynamite Denny
Striking Railroader (uncredited)
 1932 Battling Buckaroo
Deputy Bull Saunders
 1932 45 Calibre Echo
Burly Henchman
 1932 The Local Bad Man
Man Who Doesn't Fight at Dance (uncredited)
 1931 Air Eagles
Guard (uncredited)
 1931 The Law of the Tong
Dance Hall Customer (uncredited)
 1930 Kismet (uncredited)
 1928 Win That Girl
Larry Brawn II
 1928 Stormy Waters
 1928 Free Lips
Det. Kelly
 1928 The Devil's Trademark
Milt Soreley
 1927 Pioneers of the West
Black Eagle
 1927 Cross Breed
 1927 Born to Battle
Zack Cowan
 1927 The Flying U Ranch
Dunk Whitaker
 1927 The Kid Brother
Olin Hickory
 1926 The Call of the Klondike
Tim Dolan
 1925 Let's Go, Gallagher
Black Carter
 1924 Walloping Wallace
 1924 Rarin' to Go
Hawk Morton
 1924 Circus Lure
 1924 The Powerful Eye (Short)
Hurley - the Master Magician
 1922 The Jungle Goddess
High Priest
 1921 A Knight of the West
Jack 'Zip' Garvin
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Made his last film in 1941. When he died in 1952, his occupation was listed as "policeman".

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