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John Tansey (1901–1971)

John Tansey was born on October 8, 1901 in New York City, New York, USA as John Foster Tansey. He was an actor and writer, known for Romance of the West (1930), Wild and Wooly (1924) and Mine Your Business! (1927). He was married to Faith. He died on April 28, 1971 in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The New South Harry Ford, as a boy


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 2018 Comics Watching Comics (TV Series short)
- Episode #6.7 (2018) ... Comedian
 1932 The Galloping Kid
 1929 Silent Sentinel
 1928 The Sky Rider
 1928 Have a Heart (Short)
Reporter (uncredited)
 1925 The Big Stunt (as John Tansie)
 1924 Trouping with Ellen
Dave Llewellyn
 1918 Little Miss Hoover
Bud (uncredited)
 1918 The Heart of a Girl
 1917 Barnaby Lee
Barnaby Lee
 1917 Knights of the Square Table (Short)
 1916 The New South
Harry Ford, as a boy (as John Tansy)
 1915 Black Fear
Billy Ellsmere
 1915 The Lady of Dreams (Short)
Bobby Lane
 1910 In Life's Cycle (Short)
Vincent, as a Child (unconfirmed)
 1910 The Sorrows of the Unfaithful (Short)
Bill, as a Child (unconfirmed)
 1910 The Gold Seekers (Short)
The Prospector's Son (unconfirmed)
 1909 A Trap for Santa Claus (Short)
The Rogers' Son
 1909 The Seventh Day (Short)
One of the Herne Children
 1908 The Fatal Hour (Short)
 1908 The Red Man and the Child (Short)
The Child (as Johnny Tansey)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "The Bluebird" on Broadway.

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Alternate Names:

Johnny Tansey | John Tansie | John Tansy

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Son of Emma Tansey. See more »

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