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Overview for Lon Chaney
Lon Chaney

Lon Chaney


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Phantom of... A 4 DVD set containing classic Lon Chaney masterpieces. more info $17.95was $19.98 Buy Now

Daniel Boone:... Daniel Boone (George O'Brien) leads an expedition of families to settle new land... more info $5.95was $6.99 Buy Now

Dracula Vs... The original 1971 U.S. theatrical release, remastered for optimal quality.... more info $14.95was $19.99 Buy Now

Where East Is... Lon Chaney hunts the most dangerous game in director Tod Browning's seamy tale... more info $10.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Blackbird ... There's no honor among thieves in director Tod Browning's delirious tale of love... more info $10.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: August 26, 1930
Born: April 1, 1883 Cause of Death: bronchial cancer
Birth Place: Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA Profession: Cast ...


Wrote article on make-up in the Encyclopedia Britannica and wrote preface on a textbook of screen makeup by Cecil Holland.

His obituary in The New York Times claimed he was fond of the Hollywood quip: "Don't step on that spider; it may be Lon Chaney"

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