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Elmo Lincoln
Birth: Feb. 6, 1889
Rochester
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1952
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born Otto Elmo Linkenhelt in Rochester, Indiana, is best known for his role as the first Tarzan in the silent movie "Tarzan of the Apes" (1918). In addition, he also starred as Tarzan in the sequels "Romance of Tarzan" (1918), "The Adventures of Tarzan" (1921), and in the serial "King of the Jungle" (1927). He also had parts in "Tarzan's New York Adventure" (1942) and "Tarzan's Magic Fountain" (1949). After he moved to Mexico and invested in mining, he appeared briefly in the Seal Brothers Circus, billed as the original Tarzan in person. He died of a heart attack at age 63 in Los Angeles, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Lucius/Lewis R Linkenhelt (1853 - 1926)
  Eldora Hunter Linkenhelt (1862 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Lucius B Linkenhelt (1880 - 1880)**
  Elmo Lincoln (1889 - 1952)
  Donald Lincoln Linkenhelt (1892 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Chapel colonnade 02 (off the chapel), niche 20-J, North wall
 
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Record added: Aug 30, 1998
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Elmo Lincoln
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Elmo Lincoln
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Elmo Lincoln
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