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Ben Turpin

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Source: Wikipedia

Bernard "Ben" Turpin (September 19, 1869 – July 1, 1940) was an American comedian and actor, best remembered for his work in silent films.

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  • Birth name: Bernard Turpin
  • Born: September 19, 1869 New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Died: July 1, 1940 (aged 70) Santa Monica, California
  • Medium: Comedian, actor
  • Years active: 1907–1940
  • Genres: Silent films
  • Spouse: Carrie Turpin (m. 1907–25) Babette Dietz (m. 1926–40)

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