Thomas J. Geraghty
|Born||April 10, 1883|
Rushville, Indiana, U.S.
|Died||June 5, 1945 62) (aged|
|Children|| Carmelita Geraghty |
Thomas J. Geraghty (April 10, 1883 – June 5, 1945), was an American screenwriter. He wrote for 70 films between 1917 and 1939. During the 1930s he went to the United Kingdom, where he wrote a number of screenplays. He was born in Rushville, Indiana, and died in Hollywood, California. In April 1924, Geraghty was credited with coining the soon-to-be-popular vaudeville pun, "The Thief of Badgags".
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