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Dwight Frye
Original name: Dwight Illif Frye
Birth: Feb. 22, 1899
Death: Nov. 7, 1943

Actor. Appeared on stage and in motion pictures from the 1920s to the 1940s. Remembered chiefly as the chilling 'Renfield' in the 1931 horror classic "Dracula." He also played the part of 'Fritz' in the landmark classic "Frankenstein" that same year. Immortalized in the song "The Ballad of Dwight Fry" (minus the "e") in the early 1970s by the rock group Alice Cooper. (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Laura Mae Bullivant Frye Luce (1899 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Dwight David Frye (1930 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Graceland, Lot 1565, Space 2
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 29, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 2978
Dwight Frye
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Dwight Frye
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Dwight Frye
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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- Old Coot
 Added: Apr. 5, 2014
Thinking of You...
- Iris
 Added: Feb. 23, 2014
Thinking of you, Dwight, on your 115th birthday. God bless. Rest in peace. XOXO
- LilyPondLane
 Added: Feb. 22, 2014
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