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Paul Hurst
Birth: Oct. 15, 1888
Tulare County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1953
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor/Director. Hurst appeared in about 300 films throughout the '20s, '30s and '40s, often in comedy parts as dim-witted police officers and muscle-headed athletes. Hurst's most famous role was that of the deserter shot dead on the stairway of Tara by Vivien Leigh in Gone with the Wind (1939). Hurst ended his career and his life in suicide. He is buried next to his parents. (bio by: MC) 
Family links: 
  Harry Hurst (1860 - 1926)
  Mary Louise Martin Hurst (1863 - 1950)
  Mary Ellen Hurst Burum (1882 - 1964)*
  Paul Hurst (1888 - 1953)
  Son Hurst (1899 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Suicide
Reedley Cemetery
Fresno County
California, USA
Plot: 165
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC
Record added: Jul 01, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9023324
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- Sheila Cole Deinhart
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Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 15, 2016
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