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William Holden (II) (1862–1932)

William Holden was born on May 22, 1862 in Rochester, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Dance, Fools, Dance (1931), Holiday (1930) and Weary River (1929). He was previously married to Louise Osborne. He died on March 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Dance, Fools, Dance Stanley Jordan
Holiday Edward Seton
Weary River Warden
Not So Dumb Charles Rogers Forbes


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 1931 6 Cylinder Love
 1931 Charlie Chan Carries On
Patrick Tait
 1931 Dance, Fools, Dance
Stanley Jordan
 1931 The Man Who Came Back
Thomas Randolph
 1930 What a Widow!
Mr. Lodge
 1930 Three Faces East
Sir Winston Chamberlain
 1930 Holiday
Edward Seton
 1930 Numbered Men
Warden Lansing
 1930 Framed
Inspector 'Butch' McArthur
 1930 Not So Dumb
Charles Rogers Forbes
 1929 Dynamite
Wise Fool
 1929 The Trespasser
John Merrick, Sr.
 1929 Fast Life
State Governor
 1929 The Girl in the Glass Cage
Theatre Owner
 1929 Weary River
 1929 His Captive Woman
 1928 Three Week Ends
 1928 Road House (uncredited)
 1920 Babs
Ben Cogswell
 1920 The Fortune Hunter
Banker Lockwood
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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »


5' 11¼" (1.81 m)


Louise Osborne  (his death)

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Character actor in late silent and early sound films. Not to be confused with the leading man 'William Holden'. See more »

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