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Harold Lloyd

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Biography

Portrait by Alfred Cheney Johnston (1921)

Source: Wikipedia

Harold Clayton Lloyd, Sr. (April 20, 1893 – March 8, 1971) was an American actor, comedian, film director, film producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer who is most famous for his silent comedy films.

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  • Birth name: Harold Clayton Lloyd
  • Born: April 20, 1893 Burchard, Nebraska, United States
  • Died: March 8, 1971 (aged 77) Beverly Hills, California, United States
  • Medium: Motion pictures (silent and sound)
  • Nationality: American
  • Years active: 1913–1963
  • Genres: Slapstick
  • Influences: Charlie Chaplin
  • Influenced: Buster Keaton
  • Spouse: Mildred Davis (1923–69)
  • Notable works and roles: Safety Last! (1923) The Freshman (1925) The Kid Brother (1927)

Read more about Harold Lloyd at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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The thrilling Harold Lloyd
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2015-03-06 22:09:36
One of the geniuses of silent film made a name for himself with his iconic "thrill comedies"

Almanac: Harold Lloyd
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2015-03-06 19:25:51
On March 8, 1971, the silent clown who put his safety last died at the age of 77

Downtown Film Festival L.A. celebrates indie film and urban renewal
LA Times Entertainme, 2014-07-09 19:12:00
Downtown Los Angeles has a long history with the movies, dating back to the days when Harold Lloyd dangled from a clock tower in "Safety Last!" and neon-lighted movie palaces lined Broadway.

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