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Russell "Lucky" Hayden
Original name: Hayden Michael Lucid
Birth: Jun. 12, 1912
Chico
Butte County
California, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1981
Palm Springs
Riverside County
California, USA

Actor. Born Pate Lucid in Chico, California, he was a western performer who helped develop Pioneertown, a western movie set location in Southern California. He first worked behind the scenes as a camera assistant before he became an actor in the mid-1930s. His first big screen appearances were in many of the Hopalong Cassidy film series in the role as cowboy Lucky Jenkins. He went on to appear as lead or supporting actor in over 75 films to include "Frontier Law" (1943), "Wyoming Hurricane" (1944), "North of the Border" (1946), "Apache Chief" (1949) and "Valley of Fire" (1951). For television, he was featured on "The Gene Autry Show", "Cowboy G-Men", "Judge Roy Bean" and also on the ABC Radio series "The Marshal of Gunsight Pass". He died of pneumonia in Palm Springs, California, at age 68. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Lillian Mary Porter Hayden (1917 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  Sandra Jane Hayden (1940 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Memorial Park
Chatsworth
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 174, Grave 5
 
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Record added: Apr 29, 1999
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Thinking Of You On This Spring Day.
- MA
 Added: Apr. 9, 2014
Son of Francis J Lucid #45199420 andMinnie Harvey Lucid #45199470
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
Just finished reading your life history and watching another of your movies. You were so handsome and talented! Your beautiful daughter looked so much like you, I wish we could have had her with us longer but know you are now with her and your pretty wi...(Read more)
- CountryLIZ
 Added: Jan. 5, 2014
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