Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ralph Sanford (May 21, 1899 – June 20, 1963) was an American film actor. He appeared in over 200 films between 1930 and 1960, mostly bit parts or supporting roles. Sanford frequently appeared in Westerns and often portrayed "tough guys". He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and died in Los Angeles, California.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ralph Sanford (May 21, 1899 – June 20, 1963) was an American film actor. He appeared in over 200 films between 1930 and 1960, mostly bit parts or supporting roles. Sanford frequently appeared in Westerns and often portrayed "tough guys". He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and died in Los Angeles, California.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1899-05-21

Day of Death 1963-06-20

Place of Birth Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • -

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1961 Mister Ed (1 episode)
1959 Dennis, The Menace (1 episode)
1959 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1 episode)
1959 The Oregon Trail as John Decker
1958 The Big Country as Party Guest (uncredited)
1957 Up In Smoke as Sam
1957 Leave It to Beaver (3 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason (1 episode)
1957 Beginning of the End as Man with Red Cross Representative [extra]
1957 Footsteps in the Night as Bartender
1955 Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (1 episode)
1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (12 episodes)
1955 Shotgun as Chris
1954 Climax! (2 episodes)
1954 The Forty-Niners as Bartender Joe
1953 Count the Hours as Alvin Taylor
1953 General Electric Theater (2 episodes)
1952 Mr. & Mrs. North (1 episode)
1952 Adventures of Superman (2 episodes)
1952 My Little Margie (1 episode)
1952 Gang Busters (1 episode)
1951 Let's Make It Legal as Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
1951 I Love Lucy (1 episode)
1951 Fort Defiance as Jed Brown, Stagecoach Driver
1951 The Adventures of Kit Carson (1 episode)
1951 Front Page Detective (1 episode)
1951 The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (2 episodes)
1951 Missing Women as Sam (man at ballpark)
1950 Father's Wild Game as First Policeman
1950 Union Station as Detective Fay
1950 Lux Video Theatre (2 episodes)
1950 The Glass Menagerie as Mendoza
1950 The Gene Autry Show (1 episode)
1950 Hi-Jacked as Stephen Clark
1950 So You Think You're Not Guilty as Prison Warden (uncredited)
1950 Appointment with Danger as Maxie Wilder
1949 The Heiress as Captain of the Castle Queen (uncredited)
1949 Champion as Hammond
1948 Joe Palooka in Winner Take All as Police Lt. Steve Mulford
1948 French Leave as Skipper Muldoon
1947 Web of Danger as Peterson, 2nd Crew Foreman
1947 So You Want to Be in Pictures as Anthony Anguish (uncredited)
1947 Copacabana as Liggett, an Agent
1946 Never Say Goodbye as Cab Driver (uncredited)
1946 My Pal Trigger as Auctioneer Al
1946 They Made Me a Killer as Patrolman Roach
1945 Thunderhead - Son of Flicka as Charlie Sargent
1945 High Powered as Sheriff
1945 There Goes Kelly as Police Lt. Marty Phillips
1945 Adventures of Kitty O'Day as Mike, Police Detective Sergeant
1944 Lost in a Harem as Mr. Ormulu
1944 The Mystery of the Riverboat as Sawyer, the garage owner [Chs. 5, 10]
1944 Take It or Leave It as Taxi Driver
1944 Sweethearts of the U.S.A. as Gilhooley
1943 Minesweeper as Seaman Cox
1943 Submarine Alert as Agent Freddie Grayson
1943 Alaska Highway as Frosty Gimble
1943 A Night for Crime as Det. Hoffman
1943 No Place for a Lady as Hal
1942 Lucky Legs as Bartender
1942 Wildcat as 'Grits' O'Malley
1942 I Live on Danger as Angie Moss
1942 Come on Danger as Bartender
1942 Obliging Young Lady as Pudgy - Court Policeman
1941 No Hands on the Clock as Officer Gimble
1941 Down in San Diego as Man (uncredited)
1941 The Lone Wolf Takes a Chance as Police Desk Sergeant
1941 Blonde Inspiration as Turkish Bath Attendant (uncredited)
1941 Four Mothers as Bill (uncredited)
1940 East of the River as Policeman
1940 Dance, Girl, Dance as Taxi Driver
1940 Stranger on the Third Floor as Truck Driver in Accident
1940 They Drive by Night
1940 Cross-Country Romance as Henry - Millie's Husband
1940 Gaucho Serenade as Motorcycle Cop
1940 Tear Gas Squad as Officer
1939 Kid Nightingale as First Drunk at Soxey's
1939 Smashing the Money Ring as Second Night Guard
1939 Torchy Blane.. Playing with Dynamite as First Officer Arresting Torchy
1939 Quiet, Please as Tony (uncredited)
1939 Undercover Agent as Joe Blake
1939 Dodge City as Brawler
1939 You Can't Cheat an Honest Man as Truck Driver
1938 Girls on Probation as First Detective
1938 If I Were King as Cook
1938 Blondes at Work as Detective Ed Healy
1938 The Patient in Room 18 as Detective Donahue
1937 Sea Racketeers as Henchman Turk
1936 While the Cat's Away as Superintendent (uncredited)
1933 Kissing Time as Corporal (uncredited)
1933 Salt Water Daffy as Cop (uncredited)
1931 What Price Pants as Bartender (uncredited)

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page