Chester Conklin

Chester Conklin

Original Name Chester Cooper Conklin
Birth
Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 Oct 1971 (aged 85)
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Memorial ID 10385179 · View Source
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Actor. One of Mack Sennett's famed Keystone Kops, he worked extensively with Charlie Chaplin and had an important role in Erich Von Stroheim's "Greed." In the 1920s he appeared in four early W.C. Fields's films, including "Her Majesty Love." In the late 1940s his career went into decline, reportedly he was found working as Santa Claus in a L.A. department store.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 27 Jan 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10385179
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Chester Conklin (11 Jan 1886–11 Oct 1971), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10385179, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.