Biography

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William Alexander "Bud" Abbott (c. 1897 – April 24, 1974) was an American actor, producer and comedian.[1] He is best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team of Abbott and Costello, with Lou Costello.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

William Alexander "Bud" Abbott (c. 1897 – April 24, 1974) was an American actor, producer and comedian.[1] He is best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team of Abbott and Costello, with Lou Costello.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bud Abbott, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 58

Birthday 1895-10-02

Day of Death 1974-04-24

Place of Birth Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2013 Classic Movie Bloopers: Uncensored as Himself (archive footage)
2011 The Abbott and Costello Show: Who's On First? as Himself
2010 Behind the Burly Q as . Himself (archive footage)
2008 Shemp Cocktail: A Toast to the Original Stooge as Self
2007 Abbott and Costello: Funniest Routines, Vol. 2
2007 Abbott and Costello: Funniest Routines, Vol. 1
2002 Abbott & Costello in the Movies as Himself
2000 Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed as Peter
1994 Abbott and Costello Meet Jerry Seinfeld as Self (Archive Footage)
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Himself (archive footage)
1976 That's Entertainment, Part II
1965 The World of Abbott and Costello as Character in Film Clips (archive footage)
1956 The Steve Allen Show(1 episode)
1956 Dance With Me, Henry as Bud Flick
1955 Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy as Peter Patterson
1955 Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops as Harry Pierce
1954 Abbott and Costello Meet the Creature as Himself
1953 Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as Slim
1953 Abbott and Costello Go to Mars as Lester
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1952 Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd as Rocky Stonebridge
1952 The Abbott and Costello Show(69 episodes)
1952 Abbott and Costello: The Drugstore as Bud Abbott
1952 This Is Your Life(1 episode)
1952 Jack and the Beanstalk as Mr. Dinkel / Mr. Dinkelpuss
1952 Lost in Alaska as Tom Watson
1951 Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man as Bud Alexander
1951 Comin' Round the Mountain as Al Stewart
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour(19 episodes)
1950 Abbott and Costello in the Foreign Legion as Bud Jones
1949 Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer, Boris Karloff as Casey Edwards
1949 Africa Screams as Buzz Johnson
1948 Mexican Hayride as Harry Lambert
1948 10,000 Kids and a Cop as Self
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show(1 episode)
1948 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein as Chick Young
1948 The Noose Hangs High as Ted Higgins
1947 The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap as Duke Egan
1947 Buck Privates Come Home as Slicker Smith
1946 The Time of Their Lives as Cuthbert Greenway / Dr. Ralph Greenway
1946 Little Giant as Eddie L. Morrison / T.S. Chandler
1945 Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood as Buzz Kurtis
1945 The Naughty Nineties as Dexter Broadhurst
1945 Here Come the Co-eds as Slats McCarthy
1944 Lost in a Harem as Peter Johnson
1944 In Society as Eddie Harrington
1944 Twenty Years After
1943 Hit the Ice as Flash Fulton
1943 It Ain't Hay as Grover Mockridge
1942 Who Done It? as Chick Larkin
1942 Pardon My Sarong as Algernon 'Algy' Shaw
1942 Rio Rita as Doc
1942 Ride 'Em Cowboy as Duke
1941 Keep 'Em Flying as Blackie Benson
1941 Hold That Ghost as Chuck Murray
1941 In the Navy as Smokey Adams
1941 Buck Privates as Slicker Smith
1940 One Night in the Tropics as Abbott

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