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Also Known As: Clarence Linden Crabbe, Larry "Buster" Crabbe, Larry Crabbe Died: April 23, 1983
Born: February 7, 1908 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Oakland, California, USA Profession: actor, athletic director, businessman

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Gold medal-winning Olympic swimmer, in Hollywood from 1933 in action/adventure roles incuding Tarzan, Flash Gordon and Billy the Kid.

Gold medal-winning Olympic swimmer, in Hollywood from 1933 in action/adventure roles incuding Tarzan, Flash Gordon and Billy the Kid.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Alien Dead, The (1985) Sheriff Kowalski
2.
 Comeback Trail, The (1972) Duke Montana
4.
 Arizona Raiders (1965) Captain Andrews
5.
 The Bounty Killer (1965) Mike Clayman
6.
 Gunfighters of Abilene (1960) Kip [Tanner]
7.
 Badman's Country (1958) Wyatt Earp
8.
 The Lawless Eighties (1957) Link Prescott
9.
 Gun Brothers (1956) Chad [Santee]
10.
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1933:
Feature film debut, "King of the Jungle"
1941:
First worked with director Sam Newfield in "Billy the Kid Wanted"
1947:
Final collaboration with Sam Newfield, after appearing in forty-four of his films, "Raiders of Red Rock"
1985:
Final feature appearance, "The Alien Dead"
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Education

University of Southern California: Los Angeles , California -

Notes

Received a gold medal for the 400-meter free-style swimming during the Summer Oympics of 1932

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wife:
Adah Crabbe. Survived him.

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