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Pinto Colvig
Original name: Vance DeBar Colvig
Birth: Sep. 11, 1892
Jacksonville
Jackson County
Oregon, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1967
Woodland Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Vaudeville actor, radio actor, newspaper cartoonist, prolific movie voice actor, and circus performer whose schtick was playing clarinet off-key while mugging. He was born September 11, 1892 in Jacksonville, Oregon, USA, and died of lung cancer on October 3, 1967 in Woodland Hills, California. Colvig is probably best known as the voice of Disney's Goofy and the original Bozo the Clown, a part he played for a full decade beginning in 1946. Colvig worked for not only the Disney studio, but the Warner Bros. animation studio, Fleischer Studios, and MGM, where he voiced a Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz. He was also one of the pioneers in advocating warning labels about cancer risk on cigarette packages in the USA. (bio courtesy of: Wikipedia) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Mason Colvig (1845 - 1936)
  Adelaide D. Birdseye Colvig (1856 - 1912)
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Colvig Reames (1880 - 1921)*
  Louis Colvig (1881 - 1889)*
  Helen Mae Colvig Cook (1883 - 1961)*
  Dora Colvig (1886 - 1887)*
  Pinto Colvig (1892 - 1967)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Lung cancer
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 14, 2001
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- Brandon Burns
 Added: Dec. 3, 2014
GOD BLESS YOU PINTO, S.V.
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 Added: Oct. 3, 2014

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