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 Earle Walter Graser

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Earle Walter Graser

Birth
Kitchener, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 8 Apr 1941 (aged 32)
Farmington, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section 12
Memorial ID 7292796 View Source
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Radio Actor. The Canadian-born Graser was raised in Detroit, Michigan. After touring in tent shows, he obtained a job as an announcer at the WXYZ radio station. He later auditioned at the radio station for the voice of 'The Lone Ranger.' He won the part and was the 1st actor to play the Lone Ranger on radio, on April 16, 1933. He was killed on April 8, 1941, while returning home from the radio station in a car accident, when he fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into a parked trailer.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 26 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7292796
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7292796/earle-walter-graser : accessed ), memorial page for Earle Walter Graser (31 Mar 1909–8 Apr 1941), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7292796, citing Grand Lawn Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .