Eddie Gribbon

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Eddie Gribbon
Victor McLaglen Lew Cody Eddie Gribbon 1931.JPG
Gribbon on the left with Victor McLaglen-right and Lew Cody-center in Not Exactly Gentlemen, 1931.
Born(1890-01-03)January 3, 1890
New York City, US
DiedSeptember 28, 1965(1965-09-28) (aged 75)
OccupationActor
Years active19161951
Relatives Harry Gribbon (brother)

Eddie Gribbon (January 3, 1890 September 29, 1965) was an American film actor. [1] He appeared in more than 180 films from the 1910s to the 1950s. Gribbon began working in Mack Sennett films in 1916 and continued through the 1920s. He usually had significant roles in two-reel films, but his roles in feature films were lesser ones. [2]

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Gribbon was the brother of actor Harry Gribbon. [2]

Selected filmography

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References

  1. Katchmer, George A. (May 20, 2015). A Biographical Dictionary of Silent Film Western Actors and Actresses. McFarland. ISBN   9781476609058 . Retrieved May 18, 2019 via Google Books.
  2. 1 2 "Eddie Gribbon". AllMovie. Archived from the original on August 11, 2021. Retrieved August 11, 2021.