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Alfred E. Smith (II) (1873–1944)

Legendary New York Democratic politician whose life began on the low end as a fish market worker and climaxed as a Presidential candidate. He was first elected to the New York State Assembly in 1903, becoming its Speaker in 1913. For a time, he was sheriff of New York County (1915-17) and president of the Board of Aldermen of New York (1917). He ... See full bio »

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The Volcano
The Volcano Himself
Faith of Millions
Faith of Millions Himself, Governor of New York


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 1956 I Never Forget a Face (Short documentary) (performer: "The Bowery" - uncredited)
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 2002 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- The Fall of the World Trade Center (2002) ... Himself (as Al Smith)
 1963 Men of Our Time (TV Series documentary)
- Franklin D. Roosevelt ... Himself (as Al Smith)
 1931 Some Opinions on Hoover Board's Dry Law Report (Short)
Himself (as 'Al' Smith)
 1927 Faith of Millions (Documentary)
Himself, Governor of New York (as Al Smith)
 1924 Five Minutes with Al Smith (Short)
Himself (as Al Smith)
 1919 The Volcano
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 2016 Richard Reeves on the Kennedy Presidency (Documentary short)
Himself (as Al Smith)
 2011 Prohibition (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- A Nation of Hypocrites (2011) ... Himself
 1999 New York: A Documentary Film (TV Series documentary)
- Cosmopolis (1919-1931) (1999) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1998 The Irish in America: Long Journey Home (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1956 Project XX (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presidential Candidate
- The Jazz Age (1956) ... Himself - Presidential Candidate
 1956 I Never Forget a Face (Short documentary)

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Alternate Names:

'Al' Smith | Al Smith


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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First Roman-Catholic Candidate for U.S. President nominated by a major party. See more »

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