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Ben Turpin
Original name: Benjamin T. Turpin
Birth: Sep. 17, 1874
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana
Death: Jul. 1, 1940

Cross-Eyed Comic who worked in Vaudeville, Burlesque and circuses. He first appeared in film in 1907. His last film was "Saps at Sea," with Laurel and Hardy in 1940. His birthdate is usually given as September 17th, but the years range from 1869-1874. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Carrie B Turpin (1882 - 1925)*
 
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Cause of death: heart disease
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Azalea Terrace, Azalea Corridor, Great Mausoleum, Distinguished Memorial Space 9
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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