Eliot Makeham

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Eliot Makeham
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Born
Harold Elliott Makeham

(1882-12-22)22 December 1882
Died8 February 1956(1956-02-08) (aged 73)
Other names Eliott Makeham [1]
 Elliot Makeham [1]
Occupation Actor
Years active19361956 [1]
Spouse(s)Anne de Vries,
Rose E. Kerr,
Betty Shale

Harold Elliott Makeham (22 December 1882 8 February 1956 [2] ) was an English film and television actor. [3]

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Career

Makeham was born in London, England. [4] Between 1931 and 1956, Makeham appeared, primarily in character roles, in 115 films and in 11 television productions. [1] He played a small number of leading roles in the 1930s, but was more regularly seen in cameos as harassed officials or henpecked husbands. [5]

Personal life

Married three times, Makeham's third wife was British character actress, Betty Shale. [5]

Selected filmography

Death

He died in London aged 73. [2]

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 Database (undated). "Filmography by Type for Eliot Makeham". The Internet Movie Database . Accessed 24 August 2010.
  2. 1 2 "BFI | Film & TV Database | MAKEHAM, Eliot". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 16 April 2009. Archived from the original on 13 January 2009. Retrieved 12 June 2012.
  3. "Eliot Makeham". TV.com. CBS Interactive.
  4. "FreeBMD Entry Info". .freebmd.org.uk. Retrieved 12 June 2012.
  5. 1 2 Hal Erickson. "Eliot Makeham - Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos - AllMovie". AllMovie.