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Hal K. Dawson (October 17, 1896 – February 17, 1987) was an American actor. The films he performed in include: Dr. Socrates, My American Wife, Libeled Lady, Wells Fargo,, Broadway Melody of 1940, Star Dust, The Doctor Takes a Wife, Washington Melodrama, Week-End in Havana,, Guest Wife, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, Chicken Every Sunday, Bonzo Goes to College and The Benny Goodman Story.

He died on February 17, 1987, in Loma Linda, California aged 90.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hal K. Dawson (October 17, 1896 – February 17, 1987) was an American actor. The films he performed in include: Dr. Socrates, My American Wife, Libeled Lady, Wells Fargo,, Broadway Melody of 1940, Star Dust, The Doctor Takes a Wife, Washington Melodrama, Week-End in Havana,, Guest Wife, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, Chicken Every Sunday, Bonzo Goes to College and The Benny Goodman Story.

He died on February 17, 1987, in Loma Linda, California aged 90.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 74

Birthday 1896-10-17

Day of Death 1987-02-17

Place of Birth Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Also Known As

  • Hal Dawson

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1966 An American Dream as Apartment House Guard
1960 The Rat Race as Bo Kerry
1959 The Alligator People as Conductor
1957 The Tin Star as Andy Miller
1952 Park Row as Mr. Wiley
1952 The Captive City as Clyde Nelson
1951 Superman and the Mole-Men as Chuck Weber
1951 Rhubarb as Mr. Fisher
1949 Slightly French as Whitaker (uncredited)
1949 Chicken Every Sunday as Jake Barker
1947 Merton of the Movies as Gus Blanchard - Agent (uncredited)
1947 Danger Street as Stevens
1947 Blondie's Big Moment as Mr. Little
1945 Guest Wife as Dennis
1943 Hi Diddle Diddle as Dr. Agnew, the Minister
1943 Mr. Lucky as Draft Board Doctor
1942 My Favorite Spy as Eberle
1942 Obliging Young Lady as Bore in Pullman Car with Linda
1942 The Fleet's In as Bert
1941 Three Girls About Town as Guest
1941 Week-End in Havana as Mr. Marks
1941 Cracked Nuts as Sawhorse Man
1941 Washington Melodrama as Logan
1940 This Thing Called Love
1940 Tin Pan Alley as Hotel Clerk
1940 Little Men as Telegraph Operator
1940 Public Deb No. 1 as Layout Man
1940 The Great Profile as Ticket Seller
1940 We Who Are Young as Salesman
1940 Millionaires in Prison as Mike, a Reporter
1940 Lillian Russell as Chauffeur
1940 The Doctor Takes a Wife as Charlie
1940 Two Girls on Broadway as License Bureau Clerk
1940 Star Dust as Cargo, Wellman's Assistant
1940 Blondie on a Budget as Bank Teller
1940 Broadway Melody of 1940 as O'Grady
1939 Swanee River as Drunken Man on Riverboat
1939 The Great Victor Herbert as George Faller
1939 Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President as Bill
1939 Pack Up Your Troubles as Booking Agent
1939 Blackmail as Hotel Desk Clerk
1939 Hotel for Women as Dave Moore
1939 I Stole a Million as Bit Part
1939 Rose of Washington Square as Chump
1939 The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle as Man in Balcony in Fields Audience
1939 The Ice Follies of 1939 as Publicity Man
1939 How to Sub-Let as Real Estate Agent
1938 Kentucky as Auction Clerk
1938 Blondie as Eddie
1938 How to Read as Annoying Club Member
1938 Boy Meets Girl as Wardrobe Attendant
1938 Rich Man, Poor Girl as Mr. Allen
1938 Gateway as Reporter
1938 You and Me as Information Clerk
1938 Safety in Numbers as Cameraman
1938 The Nurse from Brooklyn as Tommy Tucker
1938 International Settlement as Master of Ceremonies
1937 Wells Fargo as Ormsby - N.Y. Herald Correspondent
1937 Love and Hisses as Music store clerk
1937 Second Honeymoon as Andy
1937 A Night at the Movies as Mr. Pennelly (uncredited)
1937 Danger - Love at Work as Mike, the chauffeur
1937 Wife, Doctor and Nurse as Dr. Tom Hedges
1937 One Mile From Heaven as Information Clerk
1937 Vogues of 1938 as Jim - Ticket Seller in Boston
1937 On Again-Off Again as Sanford
1937 We're on the Jury as John Weatherman
1936 Libeled Lady as Harvey Allen
1936 My American Wife as Stephen Cantillon
1936 Public Enemy's Wife as Daugherty
1935 Music Is Magic as Jim Watson
1935 Paddy O'Day as Motorist
1935 Dr. Socrates as Mel Towne
1934 The Firebird as Assistant Stage Manager

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