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John Eldredge

Born: Aug 30, 1904

Death: Sep 23, 1961

Birthplace: San Francisco

Profession: Actor

Nationality: United States

John Eldredge

Date of Birth : Aug 30, 1904
Date of Death : Sep 23, 1961
Birth Place : San Francisco

John Eldredge was an American actor from San Francisco. He was the younger brother of character actor George Eldredge. Born August 30, 1904, John Eldgredge was the son of a clergyman who made a speciality of dramatics at University. When he confessed to his father that he wanted to be an actor, his father grinned and said: "That's all right son so long as you are a good one." He began his theatrical career in repertory and then in comic opera and later played small parts in New York till he made a hit on Broadway and it was a role opposite Lillian Gish that won him a Warners film contract. He died September 23, 1961 of a heart attack at Laguna Beach, California, USA.

Profession


  • Actor

Also known as


  • John Eldrege
  • John Elredge
  • John Dornin Eldredge
  • John Eldridge

Parents


  • Julia Dornin Eldredge
  • George Granville Eldredge
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