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Thomas Beck
Birth: Dec. 29, 1909
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1995
Miami Shores
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

Actor. His first professional work began as a stage performer in a stock company and later as a Broadway head liner. In the 1930s, his work interested film executives and he went to Hollywood where he appeared in 28 films in his career. His most memorable roles were in the films "Charlie Chan in Paris" (1935), "Charlie Chan in Egypt" (1935), "Charlie Chan at the Opera" (1937) and along side with Shirley Temple in "Heidi" (1937). After a contract dispute over wages with the industry in 1939, he retired from performring. He died from complications of Alzheimer's disease. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Lane Beck (1871 - 1939)
  Ethel Norah Dorothy Howard Reynolds Beck (1877 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Beck (1909 - 1995)
  Dorothy McAdam Beck (1911 - 1973)*
  Ida McAdam Beck (1912 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Loudon Park Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: Northern-most portion of Section P
 
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Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Aug 03, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6656836
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He lived on Carlisle Avenue in the Forest Park area of Baltimore and was a graduate of Forest Park High School, the girls used to literally swoon when he'd go down the hallway at Forest Park High. He was offered work as an artist model which he did for a ...(Read more)
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I Though Of You Today Thomas.
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