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Russell "Lucky" Hayden
Original name: Hayden Michael Lucid
Birth: Jun. 12, 1912
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) 
Family links: 
  Francis Joseph Lucid (1874 - 1951)
  Minnie Trypheni Harvey Lucid (1877 - 1955)
  Jan Clayton (1917 - 1983)
  Lillian Mary Porter Hayden (1917 - 1997)*
  Sandra Jane Hayden (1940 - 1956)*
  Joseph Francis Lucid (1901 - 1960)*
  Russell Hayden (1912 - 1981)
  Roberta E. Lucid Hutchins (1913 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 174, Grave 5
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Apr 29, 1999
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- Rosie
 Added: Sep. 3, 2016
belated birthday greetings rest in peace good actor
- deborah dyess
 Added: Aug. 6, 2016

- David Wend
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016
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