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Napoleon Simpson (1902–1967)

Napoleon Simpson was born on May 12, 1902 in Elk Township, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for The Mummy's Curse (1944), Ben Casey (1961) and Drums of the Congo (1942). He died on June 27, 1967 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Ben Casey Sam
Drums of the Congo Taroka Leader
The Red Menace Tom Wright


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 1963 Ben Casey (TV Series)
 1962 Target: The Corruptors! (TV Series)
 1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Crazy Hunter (1958) ... Thurman
 1955 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Uncle Ned
- Dear Friends and Gentle Hearts (1955) ... Uncle Ned
 1951-1952 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
Mr. Simmons / Reverend Johnson
- The Christmas Story (1952) ... Mr. Simmons
- Amos Helps Out (1951) ... Reverend Johnson (uncredited)
 1949 The Red Menace
Tom Wright
 1947 The Foxes of Harrow
Georges (uncredited)
 1946 Do You Love Me
Attendant (scenes deleted)
 1945 Divorce
Train Porter
 1945 A Thousand and One Nights
Blackamoor (uncredited)
 1945 Jungle Queen
 1944 The Mummy's Curse
 1943 Happy Go Lucky
Husband of Tessie (uncredited)
 1942 Mug Town
Singer (uncredited)
 1942 The Great Impersonation
Tall Black Man (uncredited)
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy
Porter (uncredited)
 1942 In This Our Life
Black Man in Jail (uncredited)
 1942 Drums of the Congo
Taroka Leader
 1941 Blues in the Night
Black Prisoner #2 (uncredited)
 1941 The Great Lie
Parker - Greenfield's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1940 Santa Fe Trail
Samson (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1940 Am I Guilty?
John Parks
 1940 I Take This Woman
Thompson - a Doorman (uncredited)
 1940 Abe Lincoln in Illinois
Gobey (uncredited)
 1939 Midnight Shadow
Mr. Ernest Lingley
 1939 One Hour to Live
Black Man
 1939 Each Dawn I Die
Mose - a Black Convict (uncredited)
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