Wheeler Dryden

Wheeler Dryden

Birth
Brixton, London Borough of Lambeth, Greater London, England
Death 30 Sep 1957 (aged 65)
South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Whitton, London Borough of Hounslow, Greater London, England
Plot Section I, Grave L11 (Variety Artistes Memorial)
Memorial ID 147711796 · View Source
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Born Leo George Wheeler, he was an English actor, writer, and film director. Half-brother of film legend Charlie Chaplin.

His early work included seven years as principal comedian of the Charles Hewitt and A. Phillips Dramatic and Comedy Company, in which he toured the far East in a repertoire of 70 plays.

He began his film career after coming to America in 1918.


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Gravesite Details Ashes buried October 11, 1957.

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  • Created by: Scott G
  • Added: 11 Jun 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 147711796
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wheeler Dryden (31 Aug 1892–30 Sep 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 147711796, citing Twickenham Cemetery, Whitton, London Borough of Hounslow, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Scott G (contributor 453) .