Harry Carey

Harry Carey

Original Name Henry DeWitt Carey II
City Island, Bronx County, New York, USA
Death 21 Sep 1947 (aged 69)
Brentwood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Plot Prospect Plot, Section 57
Memorial ID 8751 · View Source
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Actor. Born in New York City, New York, he started his motion picture career in 1911, receiving a break into the business when he was introduced to film director D.W. Griffith. About 1921 his grew into one of the most popular Western stars of the early motion pictures, occasionally writing and directing films as well. In the early 1930s he moved slowly into character roles and was nominated for an Oscar for one of them. He was in 260 films from 1911 to 1947.

Bio by: Steve Edquist ~In Memory Of Aaron & Scrappy~

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Carey (16 Jan 1878–21 Sep 1947), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8751, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .