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Overview for Lon Chaney
Lon Chaney

Lon Chaney

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Victory / The... Long before he became known as the Man of a Thousand Faces, Lon Chaney quickly... more info $18.95was $19.95 Buy Now

Lon Chaney:... Lon Chaney was the king of the character actors and single-handedly created the... more info $45.95was $59.99 Buy Now

Test Pilot ... Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy. A tense drama unfolds about the hazardous... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

The Boy From... Will Rogers, Jr.. tames the Old West with a rope and a grin in this breezy... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Tell It to the... "Lon Chaney is superb" (Leonard Maltin) as the hard-boiled sergeant with a heart... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

The Blackbird ... There's no honor among thieves in director Tod Browning's delirious tale of love... more info $14.95was $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 ...
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NOTES

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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