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Also Known As: Karl Daen Died: April 14, 1934
Born: October 12, 1886 Cause of Death: suicide by gunshot
Birth Place: Denmark Profession: actor, carpenter, hotdog salesman, mechanic

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Tall, gawky comic who also excelled in serious roles. His career ended with talkies due to his Danish accent; broke, he committed suicide in 1934.

Tall, gawky comic who also excelled in serious roles. His career ended with talkies due to his Danish accent; broke, he committed suicide in 1934.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Fast Life (1932) Olaf
2.
 Free and Easy (1930) Cave scene, themselves
3.
 Billy the Kid (1930) Swenson
4.
 Montana Moon (1930) Hank
5.
 The Big House (1930) Olsen
7.
 The Duke Steps Out (1929) Barney
8.
 All at Sea (1929) Stupid McDuff
9.
 China Bound (1929) Sharkey Nye
10.
 The Voice of the Storm (1929) Spike
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1900:
First stage role at his father's Copenhagen theater
1918:
Hollywood film acting debut

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