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William Stowell (I) (1885–1919)

William Stowell was born on March 13, 1885 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Fighting Mad (1917), A Doll's House (1917) and Fires of Rebellion (1917). He died on November 24, 1919 in Elizabethville, Belgian Congo. See full bio »

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Known For

Fighting Mad Doctor Lambert
A Doll's House Torvald Helmer
Fires of Rebellion John Blake
Breezy Bill, Outcast Breezy Bill


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 1919 Paid in Advance
Jim Blood (the Cur)
 1919 The Right to Happiness
Tom Hardy
 1919 The Man in the Moonlight
Sgt. O'Farrell
 1919 Destiny
Hamilton Burton, as an adult
 1919 When a Girl Loves
'Eagle' Ryan
 1918 The Girl o' Dreams
Harry LeRoy
 1918 The Heart of Humanity
John Patricia
 1918 The Talk of the Town
Lawrence Tabor
 1918 The Mortgaged Wife
Jerome Harris
 1918 The Risky Road
Melville Kingston
 1918 Broadway Love
Henry Rockwell
 1918 The Grand Passion
Dick Evans
 1917 In After Years (Short)
Stephen Landers
 1917 Fighting Mad
Doctor Lambert
 1917 Bondage
Evan Kilvert
 1917 Triumph
Dudley Weyman
 1917 Pay Me!
Bill The Boss
 1917 The Rescue
Kent Wetherall
 1917 In the African Jungle (Short)
Captain Jones
 1917 Fires of Rebellion
John Blake
 1917 A Doll's House
Torvald Helmer
 1917 The Flashlight
Jack Lane
 1917 The Girl in the Checkered Coat
David Norman
 1917 Hell Morgan's Girl
Roger Curwell
 1917 The Piper's Price
Ralph Hadley
 1916 Immediate Lee
 1916 The Love Hermit
Jack Hillman
 1916 The Sheriff of Plumas (Short)
Roy Martin
 1916 The Man from Manhattan
Willoughby Whipple
 1916 The Release of Dan Forbes (Short)
Dan Forbes
 1916 The Blindness (Short)
 1916 The Overcoat
Maurice Norton
 1916 Overalls
Herbert 'Overalls' Drew
 1916 Lillo of the Sulu Seas (Short)
Jeb Foster
 1916 The White Rosette
Lord Kerrigan / Van Kerr
 1916 The Man in the Sombrero (Short)
Alec Danvers
 1916 The Gamble (Short)
Philip Leland
 1916 The Secret Wire (Short)
Joe King
 1916 The Other Side of the Door
Rod - Political Boss and Gambler
 1915 The Tragic Circle (Short)
Dr. Morton
 1915 Hartney Merwin's Adventure (Short)
Hartney Merwin
 1915 The Buzzard's Shadow
Dr. Deschamps
 1915 Pardoned (Short)
 1915 Breezy Bill, Outcast (Short)
Breezy Bill
 1915 The Great Question (Short)
Paul Armstrong
 1915 The Onion Patch (Short)
Joe Boyce
 1915 Tiger Bait (Short)
Frank Mason
 1915 The Lion's Mate (Short)
Allan Deane
 1915 Lonely Lovers (Short)
Jerry Phillips
 1915 The Strength of a Samson (Short)
Jack Leftington
 1915 The Gentleman Burglar (Short)
Jim Draper - The Millionaire / Broadway Jim / The Gentleman Burglar
 1915 A Night in the Jungle (Short)
Ralph Graham
 1915 Perils of the Jungle (Short)
George Leighton
 1915 The Millionaire Cabby (Short)
Henry Page
 1915 The Leopard's Lair (Short)
The Baby's Father
 1915 Between Matinee and Night (Short)
Tom Daly
 1915 The Old Code (Short)
 1915 In the Line of Duty (Short)
Robert Carter
 1914 The Mystery of the Seven Chests (Short)
Cleo's Husband
 1914 The Lion Hunter (Short)
Peter Grosse
 1914 The Rajah's Vacation (Short)
 1914 The Man Hater (Short)
Billy - Flora's Brother
 1914 Her Victory Eternal (Short)
Mr. Tabor
 1914 The Loyalty of Jumbo (Short)
Paul Kruser
 1914 For Love of Him (Short)
 1914 The Missing Page (Short)
Dr. George Godfrey
 1914 Pawn Ticket '913' (Short)
Ralph Demarest
 1914 The Decision of Jim O'Farrell (Short)
Jim O'Farrell
 1914 When a Woman's 40 (Short)
Stephen Landers
 1914 Meller Drammer (Short)
Harold Montaine
 1914 The Skull and the Crown (Short)
 1914 In Tune with the Wild (Short)
Captain Jones
 1914 The Substitute Heir (Short)
Charles Benton - the Nephew
 1914 His Last Appeal (Short)
Charles Bell
 1914 The Captain's Chair (Short)
Augustus - the Captain's Nephew
 1914 Somebody's Sister (Short)
 1914 Teaching Father a Lesson (Short)
Tom - Bess's Sweetheart
 1914 On the Minute (Short)
Thomas Regan
 1914 The Game of Life (Short)
Paul Lawler
 1914 In Remembrance (Short)
Jack Sterling
 1914 The Evil We Do (Short)
Tom Halsey
 1914/II The Better Way (Short)
George Ogden
 1914 The Speedway of Despair (Short)
Jim Predmore
 1914 Thou Shalt Not Kill (Short)
Brian Knox
 1914 His Guiding Spirit (Short)
 1914 Pietro the Pianist (Short)
 1913 Father's Day (Short)
 1913 With Eyes So Blue and Tender (Short)
Jim Calvert - the Husband
 1913 Hilda of Heron Cove (Short)
Manfred Cairns - the Millionaire's Son
 1913 An Equal Chance (Short)
Donald Worth
 1913 The Port of Missing Women (Short)
The Artist
 1913 The Pendulum of Fate (Short)
Young Philip - the Son
 1913 The Policeman and the Baby (Short)
Andy - the Mounted Policeman
 1913 Around Battle Tree (Short)
Reverend Burton Warner
 1913 The Water Rat (Short)
Anthony Markham - the Water Rat
 1913 The Burning Rivet (Short)
The Water Rat
 1913 Brown's New Monetary Standard (Short)
The Paying Bank Teller
 1913 The Devil and Tom Walker (Short)
The Devil
 1913 Through Another Man's Eyes (Short)
Wallace Elder - Tom's Friend & Rival
 1913 Granny's Old Armchair (Short)
Tom Willard - Granny's Grandson
 1913 Put to the Test (Short)
Paul Marchmont
 1913 Sweeney's Dream (Short)
Member of the Cabinet
 1913 The Suwanee River (Short)
The Sheriff
 1913 The Ex-Convict's Plunge (Short)
Elton Gates - the Ex-Convict
 1913 Dixieland (Short)
Will de Weaver
 1913 God's Way (Short)
 1913 A Change of Administration (Short)
Lester - the Incoming Clerk
 1913 Pauline Cushman, the Federal Spy (Short)
Maj. Russell
 1913 The Ex-Convict (Short)
John Stone - Wilbur's Twin Brother
 1913 A Husband Won by Election (Short)
John Cartwright
 1913 The Millionaire Cowboy (Short)
Villain in Play
 1913/I The Clue (Short)
Tim Hogan - Ben's Pal
 1913 The False Order (Short)
Jack Wright - the Young Engineer
 1913 The Man Who Might Have Been (Short)
Norman Walters
 1912 A Freight Train Drama (Short)
Bart Manning - the Conductor
 1912 The Fire Cop (Short)
Andy Brannigan
 1912 Friends in San Rosario (Short)
Robert Buckley
 1912 The Fire Fighter's Love (Short)
Dan McCormick - Steve's Rival
 1912 The Lost Inheritance (Short)
Big Al Flynn - the Wrestler
 1912 A Heart in Rags (Short)
Big Red
 1912 An International Romance (Short)
Billy West - the American
 1912 The House of His Master (Short)
Dalton - Robert's Friend
 1912 As the Fates Decree (Short)
George Clark - the Man of the World
 1912 The Girl at the Cupola (Short)
Ed Gordon - the New Foreman
 1912 The Wreck of the Vega (Short)
Fred Brown
 1912 A Wartime Romance (Short)
Sergeant Thomas
 1912 Under Suspicion (Short)
Casey - the Policeman
 1912 Mistaken Identity (Short)
1st Police Officer
 1912/III When the Heart Calls (Short)
Chief Roman Nose
 1912 The Coming of Columbus (Short)
Francisco De Boabadilla
 1912 Exposed by the Dictograph (Short)
The Secret Service Inspector
 1912 The Devil, the Servant and the Man (Short)
The Devil
 1912 The Redemption of 'Greek Joe' (Short)
Mike Noonan - the Coal Miner
 1912 All on Account of Checkers (Short)
The Sergeant of Police
 1912 Sons of the North Woods (Short)
Rob MacKisson
 1912 The Slip (Short)
Inspector Jones of the Secret Service
 1912 Hypnotized (Short)
The Policeman
 1912 In Little Italy (Short)
The Priest
 1912 When Memory Calls (Short)
Reed - the Clerk
 1912 The Hypnotic Detective (Short)
Police Inspector Blunt
 1912 The Horseshoe (Short)
The Policeman
 1912 The Girl He Left Behind (Short)
2nd Director
 1912 A Safe Proposition (Short)
The Business Man
 1912 The Prosecuting Attorney (Short)
Police Inspector Wheeler
 1912/I Cinderella (Short)
Captain of the Guard (as Will Stowell)
 1911 Brown of Harvard (Short)
Happy Thurston
 1911 The Plumber (Short)
Mr. Householder
 1911 The Inner Mind (Short)
Officer O'Keefe
 1911/I His Better Self (Short)
Jim Loomis
 1911 How They Stopped the Run on the Bank (Short)
Fred - the Bank Clerk
 1911 Maud Muller (Short)
Frank Graughn
 1911 The Two Orphans (Short)
La Fleur (as Will Stowell)
 1911 The Wheels of Justice (Short)
The Minister
 1911 Dad's Girls (Short)
One Feather, an Indian Renegade
 1911 Jealous George (Short)
Jane's Beau
 1911 Ten Nights in a Bar Room (Short)
Reverend Romaine
 1911 The Rose of Old St. Augustine (Short)
Lieutenant Dalroy
 1911 Jim and Joe (Short)
Father Paul (as W.H. Stowell)
 1909 The Cowboy Millionaire (Short)

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He was critically injured in a train crash en route from Cape town, South Africa to Elizabethtown, Belgian Congo. He was on his way to a film location. He died three days later in an Elizabethville Hospital. See more »

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