Bert Wheeler

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Birthday
7, 1895
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Jan 18, 1986 (90)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
7, 1895
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Jan 18, 1986 (90)

About

Comedian, actor, and vaudeville performer who appeared in Broadway shows and in comedic feature films. He was one half of the Wheeler & Woolsey comedy act.

Before Fame

He made his film debut in a 1929 movie entitled Rio Rita; he had earlier appeared in the stage production of the same musical.

Trivia

He was one of the stars of Brave Eagle, a CBS western series that also featured Keith Larsen.

Family Life

He married fifth wife Patsy Orr in 1952; they divorced in 1956.

Associated With

He appeared in Rio Rita, a musical produced by Florenz Ziegfeld.

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