Thomas Patrick Sarsfield Gallery
November 27, 1897
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||August 25, 1993 95) (aged|
Encino, California, U.S.
|Occupation(s)||Actor, sports promoter, television executive|
(m. 1920;div. 1933)
Thomas Patrick Sarsfield Gallery (November 27, 1897 – August 25, 1993) was an American silent film actor, sports promoter, and television executive.
Gallery appeared in 21 films between 1920 and 1927. Subsequent to his acting career, he became a successful promoter of boxing and other sports.In 1944 he ran the day-to-day operations of the Brooklyn Tigers football team while owner Dan Topping served in the US Marine Corps. After the war, Gallery served as a director of sports broadcasting for the DuMont and NBC television networks.
Gallery was married to actress ZaSu Pitts from 1920 to 1933.
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