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Jack Whiting (1901–1961)

Jack Whiting was born on June 22, 1901 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Albert Draper Whiting Jr. He was an actor and writer, known for College Lovers (1930), Top Speed (1930) and Give Me a Sailor (1938). He was married to Anna Beth Sully Fairbanks. He died on February 15, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

College Lovers Frank Taylor
Top Speed Gerald Brooks
Give Me a Sailor Walter Brewster
Sailing Along Dicky Randall


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 1957 The Marge and Gower Champion Show (TV Series)
Marge's Father
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Marge's Father
 1957 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (TV Series)
- The Case of the Double Trouble (1957) ... Hartford
 1955 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
- A Girl Can Tell (1955) ... J.G.
 1955 Star Stage (TV Series)
- Trumpet Man (1955)
 1955 Studio One (TV Series)
Tim O'Hara
- A Likely Story (1955) ... Tim O'Hara
 1952-1954 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Nothing Kid (1952)
 1938 Give Me a Sailor
Walter Brewster
 1938 Sailing Along
Dicky Randall
 1937 Theatre Parade (TV Series)
 1931 Men of the Sky
Jack Ames
 1930 The Life of the Party
A.J. Smith
 1930 College Lovers
Frank Taylor
 1930 Top Speed
Gerald Brooks
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Self (7 credits)

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Other Works:

Walk With Music (1940). See more »

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6' (1.83 m)


Anna Beth Sully Fairbanks  (his death)

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