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Tom Mix (I) (1880–1940)

The son of a lumberman, Tom Mix joined the army as a young man and was an artillery sergeant during the Philippine campaign from 1898 to 1901, though he never saw action. In fact, Mix deserted from the army and carefully kept the facts about his military service a closely guarded secret. About 1903 he was drum major with the Oklahoma Cavalry Band, ... See full bio »

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Why the Sheriff Is a Bachelor Joe Davis, the Sheriff


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 1940 Rodeo Dough (Short)
Tom Mix
 1935 The Miracle Rider
Tom Morgan - Texas Ranger
 1933 The Rustler's Roundup
Tom Lawson
 1933 Terror Trail
Tom Munroe
 1932 Flaming Guns
Tom Malone
 1932 Hidden Gold
Tom Marley
 1932 The Fourth Horseman
Tom Martin
 1932 My Pal, the King
Tom Reed
 1932 The Texas Bad Man
Tom Logan - Posing as Dan Bishop
 1932 The Rider of Death Valley
Tom Rigby
 1932 Destry Rides Again
Tom Destry
 1929 The Big Diamond Robbery
Tom Markham
 1929 The Drifter
Tom McCall
 1929 Outlawed
Tom Manning
 1928 Hollywood Today No. 4 (Short)
 1928 King Cowboy
Tex Rogers
 1928 Son of the Golden West
Tom Hardy
 1928 Painted Post
Tom Blake
 1928 Hello Cheyenne
Tom Remington
 1928 Horseman of the Plains
Tom Swift
 1928 Daredevil's Reward
Tom Hardy
 1927 The Arizona Wildcat
Tom Phelan
 1927 Silver Valley
Tom Tracey
 1927 Tumbling River
Tom Gieer
 1927 The Circus Ace
Tom Terry
 1927 Outlaws of Red River
Tom Morley
 1927 The Broncho Twister
Tom Mason
 1927 The Last Trail
Tom Dane
 1926 The Canyon of Light
Tom Mills
 1926 The Great K & A Train Robbery
Tom Gordon
 1926 No Man's Gold
Tom Stone
 1926 A Child of the Prairie
Square Deal Tom
 1926 Hard Boiled
Tom Bouden
 1926 Tony Runs Wild
Tom Trent
 1926 My Own Pal
Tom O'Hara
 1926 The Yankee Señor
Paul Wharton
 1925 The Best Bad Man
Hugh Nichols
 1925 The Everlasting Whisper
Mark King
 1925 The Way of the Redman (Short)
 1925 The Lucky Horseshoe
Tom Foster
 1925 The Rainbow Trail
John Shefford
 1925 Pals in Blue
 1925 Riders of the Purple Sage
Jim Carson aka Jim Lassiter
 1925 Dick Turpin
Dick Turpin
 1924 The Deadwood Coach
Tom / The Orphan - in play
 1924 Teeth
Dave Deering
 1924 Oh, You Tony!
Tom Masters
 1924 The Last of the Duanes
Buck Duane
 1924 The Heart Buster
Tod Walton
 1924 The Trouble Shooter
Tom Steele
 1924 Ladies to Board
Tom Faxton
 1923 Eyes of the Forest
Bruce Thornton
 1923 North of Hudson Bay
Michael Dane
 1923 Mile-a-Minute Romeo
Lucky Bill
 1923 The Lone Star Ranger
Buck Duane
 1923 Soft Boiled
Tom Steele
 1923 Stepping Fast
Grant Malvern
 1923 Three Jumps Ahead
Steve McLean
 1923 Romance Land
'Pep' Hawkins
 1922 Catch My Smoke
Bob Stratton
 1922 Tom Mix in Arabia
Billy Evans
 1922 Do and Dare
Kit Carson Boone / Henry Boone
 1922 Just Tony
Jim Perris
 1922 For Big Stakes
'Clean-up' Sudden
 1922 The Fighting Streak
Andrew Lanning
 1922 Up and Going
David Brandon (in play)
 1922 Chasing the Moon
Dwight Locke
 1922 Sky High
Grant Newbury
 1921 Trailin'
Anthony Woodbury
 1921 The Rough Diamond
Hank Sherman
 1921 The Night Horsemen
Whistling Dan
 1921 After Your Own Heart
Herbert Parker
 1921 The Big Town Round-Up
Larry McBride
 1921 A Ridin' Romeo
Jim Rose
 1921 Hands Off!
Tex Roberts
 1921 The Road Demon
Hap Higgins
 1920 Prairie Trails
Tex Benton
 1920 The Texan
Tex Benton
 1920 The Untamed
Whistling Dan
 1920 3 Gold Coins
Bob Fleming / Bad Pat Duncan
 1920 Days of Daring (Short)
 1920 The Terror
Bat Carson
 1920 Desert Love
Buck Marston Jr.
 1920 The Daredevil
Timothy Atkinson
 1920 The Cyclone
Sergeant Tim Ryerson
 1919 The Feud
Jere Lynch / John Smith
 1919 The Speed Maniac
Billy Porter
 1919 Rough-Riding Romance
Phineas Dobbs
 1919 The Wilderness Trail
Donald MacTavish
 1919 The Coming of the Law
Kent Hollis
 1919 Fighting for Gold
Jack Kilmeny
 1919 Hell-Roarin' Reform
 1919 Treat 'Em Rough
Ned Ferguson
 1918 Fame and Fortune
Clay Burgess
 1918 Mr. Logan, U.S.A.
Jim Logan
 1918 Who's Your Father? (Short)
Tom Hartrigger
 1918 Ace High
Jean Rivard
 1918 Western Blood
Tex Wilson
 1918 Six-Shooter Andy
Andy Crawford
 1918 Cupid's Roundup
Larry Kelly
 1917 The Law North of 65 (Short)
 1917 The Rustler's Vindication (Short)
 1917 Tom and Jerry (Short)
The Foreman
 1917 Durand of the Bad Lands
Clem Alison
 1917 A Soft Tenderfoot (Short)
The Tenderfoot
 1917 Six Cylinder Love (Short)
Buck Saunders
 1917 Knight of the Saddle (Short)
 1917 A Roman Cowboy (Short)
Bud Ballard
 1917 Hearts and Saddles (Short)
 1917 The Saddle Girth (Short)
Tom, a Cowpuncher
 1917 The Heart of Texas Ryan
Single Shot Parker
 1917 Delayed in Transit (Short)
Dell Hawkins
 1917 The Luck That Jealousy Brought (Short)
Joe Barr
 1917 Starring in Western Stuff (Short)
Tom Sage
 1916 In the Days of Daring (Short)
 1916 The Golden Thought (Short)
Tom Daton
 1916 Twisted Trails (Short)
Tom Snow
 1916 Mistakes Will Happen (Short)
Tom Warner
 1916 The Sheriff's Blunder (Short)
Hal Whitcomb / Steve Whitcomb
 1916 Tom's Sacrifice (Short)
Tom Miller
 1916 A Close Call (Short)
Dick Masters
 1916 An Eventful Evening (Short)
Jack Winton
 1916 A Mistake in Rustlers (Short)
 1916 The Canby Hill Outlaws (Short)
Tom Gordon
 1916/II The Raiders (Short)
Tom Gardner
 1916 A Corner in Water (Short)
Tom Smith
 1916 The Pony Express Rider (Short)
Tom Orbig
 1916 The Taming of Grouchy Bill (Short)
Tom Merrill
 1916 Tom's Strategy (Short)
Tom Miller
 1916 Roping a Sweetheart (Short)
Tom Walker, a Cowpuncher
 1916 A Bear of a Story (Short)
Tom Wilson
 1916 A Western Masquerade (Short)
Tom Bruce
 1916 An Angelic Attitude (Short)
Tom Miller
 1916 Local Color on the A-1 Ranch (Short)
 1916 Shooting Up the Movies (Short)
Tom Travis
 1916 Legal Advice (Short)
 1916 Some Duel (Short)
 1916 The Girl of Gold Gulch (Short)
Jack Wallace
 1916 Taking a Chance (Short)
Tom Manton
 1916 The Cowpuncher's Peril (Short)
Tom Meyers
 1916 Going West to Make Good (Short)
Tom Gilmore
 1916 Crooked Trails (Short)
Dick Taylor
 1916 $5, 000 Reward (Short)
 1916 5, 000 Dollar Elopement (Short)
 1916 The Man Within (Short)
Tom Melford
 1916 Too Many Chefs (Short)
Tom Forde
 1916 Along the Border (Short)
Tom Martin
 1916 The Passing of Pete (Short)
 1916 Making Good (Short)
 1916 A Mix-Up in Movies (Short)
 1915 The Lone Cowboy (Short)
 1915 The Man Hunt! (Short)
 1915 On the Eagle Trail (Short)
Tom Merry
 1915 The Impersonation of Tom (Short)
Tom Graves
 1915 The Tenderfoot's Triumph (Short)
Tommy - the Tenderfoot
 1915 The Chef at Circle G (Short)
Tom - the Ranch Cook
 1915 Athletic Ambitions (Short)
Tom - the Wild Man
 1915 The Race for a Gold Mine (Short)
Tom Cummins
 1915 The Stagecoach Guard (Short)
Tom - the Stagecoach Guard
 1915 The Brave Deserve the Fair (Short)
Tom Martin
 1915 The Foreman's Choice (Short)
Tom Hickson
 1915 The Girl and the Mail Bag (Short)
Tom Chester
 1915 Her Slight Mistake (Short)
 1915 The Range Girl and the Cowboy (Short)
 1915 How Weary Went Wooing (Short)
 1915/I Never Again (Short)
 1915 Foreman of Bar Z Ranch (Short)
Tom Wallace
 1915 With the Aid of the Law (Short)
Lee Russell
 1915 The Heart of the Sheriff (Short)
Sheriff Martin
 1915 Pals in Blue (Short)
 1915 Saved by Her Horse (Short)
Tom Golden
 1915 A Matrimonial Boomerang (Short)
Tom Champion
 1915 An Arizona Wooing (Short)
Tom Warner
 1915 The Conversion of Smiling Tom (Short)
Smilin Tom
 1915 Mrs. Murphy's Cooks (Short)
Buck Martin
 1915 Getting a Start in Life (Short)
 1915 The Legal Light (Short)
 1915 Ma's Girls (Short)
The Gambler
 1915 The Outlaw's Bride (Short)
Richard Sharpe
 1915 Sage Brush Tom (Short)
Sage Brush Tom
 1915 The Stagecoach Driver and the Girl (Short)
Tom - Stagecoach Driver
 1915 The Man from Texas (Short)
 1915 A Child of the Prairie
Tom Martin
 1915 Slim Higgins (Short)
Slim Higgins
 1915 Bill Haywood, Producer (Short)
Bill Haywood
 1915 Roping a Bride (Short)
 1915 Forked Trails (Short)
Bob Davis
 1915 The Grizzly Gulch Chariot Race (Short)
1st Cowboy Suitor
 1915 Cactus Jim's Shop Girl (Short)
Cactus Jim
 1915 Harold's Bad Man (Short)
 1914 Finish (Short)
 1914 Cactus Jake, Heart-Breaker (Short)
 1914 The Man from the East (Short)
Tom Bates
 1914 Saved by a Watch (Short)
 1914 The Rival Stage Lines (Short)
Harding Martin
 1914 The Scapegoat (Short)
Tom Jackson, the Scapegoat
 1914 The Sheriff's Reward (Short)
The Sheriff
 1914 The Ranger's Romance (Short)
The Ranger
 1914 The Telltale Knife (Short)
Tom Mason
 1914 Why the Sheriff Is a Bachelor (Short)
The Sheriff
 1914 Jimmy Hayes and Muriel (Short)
Jimmy Hayes
 1914 The Mexican (Short)
The Mexican
 1914 The Way of the Redman (Short)
The Redman
 1914 The Moving Picture Cowboy (Short)
Luke Barns
 1914 The Real Thing in Cowboys (Short)
Wallace Carey
 1914 When the West Was Young (Short)
Indian Chief
 1914 Chip of the Flying U (Short)
Claude Bennett aka Chip
 1914 The White Mouse (Short)
Sergeant Brokaw, N.W.M.P.
 1914 Willie (Short)
 1914 Etienne of the Glad Heart (Short)
Peter - an Indian
 1914 When the Cook Fell Ill (Short)
 1914 The Wilderness Mail (Short)
The Outlaw
 1914 In Defiance of the Law (Short)
Cpl. Nome
 1914 The Sheep Runners (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1914/I The Little Sister (Short)
Second Prospector
 1914/II A Friend in Need (Short)
The Ranch Foreman
 1914 By Unseen Hand (Short)
Chief Jackson
 1913 Mother Love vs Gold (Short)
Pete Jackson
 1913 Buster's Little Game (Short)
Pete Wilson
 1913 Cupid in the Cow Camp (Short)
Bud Reynolds
 1913 The Escape of Jim Dolan (Short)
Jim Dolan
 1913 The Child of the Prairies (Short)
Fred Watson
 1913 The Sheriff and the Rustler (Short)
Joe Wood - the Rustler
 1913 The Schoolmarm's Shooting Match (Short)
 1913 A Muddle in Horse Thieves (Short)
The Horse Thief
 1913 Dishwash Dick's Counterfeit (Short)
The Rustler
 1913 The Silver Grindstone (Short)
Saloon Keeper
 1913 Saved from the Vigilantes (Short)
Squire Beasley
 1913 The Cattle Thief's Escape (Short)
Pete Becker, a Half Breed
 1913 The Rejected Lover's Luck (Short)
The Indian
 1913 Howlin' Jones (Short)
 1913 How Betty Made Good (Short)
The Foreman
 1913 The Good Indian (Short)
The Indian
 1913 An Apache's Gratitude (Short)
 1913 The Stolen Moccasins (Short)
Swift Foot
 1913 The Taming of Texas Pete (Short)
The Half-Breed
 1913 Made a Coward (Short)
 1913 Sallie's Sure Shot (Short)
Injun Sam
 1913 The Marshal's Capture (Short)
The Halfbreed
 1913 Taming a Tenderfoot (Short)
Bud Morris
 1913 The Only Chance (Short)
The Engineer
 1913 The Law and the Outlaw (Short)
Dakota Joe Wilson
 1913 Religion and Gun Practice (Short)
Kill Kullen
 1913 His Father's Deputy (Short)
Ed Hanley (Sam's partner)
 1913 That Mail Order Suit (Short)
 1913 The Shotgun Man and the Stage Driver (Short)
The Stage Driver
 1913 The Life Timer (Short)
The Sheriff
 1913 The Sheriff of Yavapai County (Short)
Apache Frank (crooked gambler)
 1913 Juggling with Fate (Short)
Andrews the Marshal / Morgan the Outlaw
 1913 The Range Law (Short)
 1912 Outlaw Reward (Short)
 1912 The 'Diamond S' Ranch (Short)
 1912 The Scapegoat (Short)
Tom Mason - the Scapegoat
 1912 A Cowboy's Best Girl (Short)
Bull Stokes, a Rough Cowboy
 1911 The Bully of Bingo Gulch (Short)
Pop Lynd, Owner of Bingo Gulch Ranch
 1911 A Romance of the Rio Grande (Short)
Tom Wilson, a Texas Ranger
 1911 The Telltale Knife (Short)
Tom Mason - a Rustler
 1911 Western Hearts (Short)
Sheriff Strong
 1911 Lost in the Jungle (Short)
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1911 Why the Sheriff Is a Bachelor (Short)
Joe Davis, the Sheriff
 1911 Told in Colorado (Short)
Bill Higgins, a Miner
 1911 Dad's Girls (Short)
Tom Ralston, the Gambler
 1911 Life on the Border (Short)
Indian Chief
 1911 Saved by the Pony Express (Short)
The Pony Express Rider
 1911 Captain Kate (Short)
Loyal Native
 1911 The Rose of Old St. Augustine (Short)
Black Hawk, a Seminole Indian
 1911 Back to the Primitive (Short)
John Wilton
 1911 The Cowboy and the Shrew (Short)
The Sheriff
 1911 The Man from the East (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1910 Pride of the Range (Short)
 1910 Taming Wild Animals (Short)
 1910 Two Boys in Blue (Short)
 1910 Lost in the Soudan (Short)
 1910 The Way of the Red Man (Short)
The Gambler
 1910 Go West, Young Woman, Go West (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1910 The Range Riders (Short)
 1910 Trimming of Paradise Gulch (Short)
One of the Paradise Gulch cowboys
 1909 Briton and Boer (Short)
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Years ago I used to live in a cow-camp, where a bed and a knife, fork, spoon were all the things I could look forward to in the evening. Now I live in what is known as a gentleman's estate. There is a big house and a lawn in front of which Barnum and Bailey could put all their tents. There are tennis courts and a swimming pool with so many different-colored tiles that you feel ashamed to get in ... See more »


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