Charley Grapewin

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1869 - 1956

Charley Grapewin  American Actor


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Charley Grapewin passed away on 2nd Feb 1956 aged 86.


Charley Grapewin was previously married to Anna Chance.


American Actor Charley Grapewin was born Charles Ellsworth Grapewin on 20th December, 1869 in Xenia, Ohio, USA and passed away on 2nd Feb 1956 Corona, California, USA aged 86. He is most remembered for The Wizard of Oz. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Charley Grapewin is a member of the following lists: American male silent film actors, Male actors from Ohio and 20th-century American male actors.


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First Name Charley
Last Name Grapewin
Full Name at Birth Charles Ellsworth Grapewin
Alternative Name Charles Grapewin
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th December, 1869
Birthplace Xenia, Ohio, USA
Died 2nd February, 1956
Place of Death Corona, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Wizard of Oz
Year(s) Active 1900–1951

Charles Ellsworth "Charley" Grapewin (December 20, 1869 – February 2, 1956) was an American vaudeville performer, writer and a stage and silent and sound actor, and comedian who portrayed Aunt Em's husband, Uncle Henry in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's The Wizard of Oz (1939) in grayscale and black-and-white, as well as Jeeter Lester in the film version of Tobacco Road and Grandpa Joad in the film The Grapes of Wrath (1940). He usually portrayed elderly folksy-type characters in a rustic setting, in all appearing in over 100 films.

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Charley Grapewin86 SagittariusActor
Anna Chance63 ScorpioActress


When I Grow Up1951Grandpa ReedMovie
The Enchanted Valley1948GrandpaMovie
Gunfighters1947Rancher InskipMovie
Atlantic City1944Jake TaylorMovie
Follow the Boys1944Nick WestMovie
The Impatient Years1944Benjamin L. Pidgeon, BellboyMovie
Crash Dive1943Pop (uncredited)Movie
A Close Call for Ellery Queen1942Inspector QueenMovie
A Desperate Chance for Ellery Queen1942Insp. QueenMovie
Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen1942Inspector Richard QueenMovie
They Died with Their Boots On1941California JoeMovie
Tobacco Road1941JeeterMovie
Ellery Queen and the Murder Ring1941Insp. QueenMovie
Ellery Queen and the Perfect Crime1941Insp. QueenMovie
Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery1941Inspector Richard QueenMovie
Johnny Apollo1940Judge Emmett T. BrennanMovie
Rhythm on the River1940Uncle CalebMovie
The Grapes of Wrath1940GrandpaMovie
The Texas Rangers Ride Again1940Ben CaldwalderMovie
Earthbound1940Mr. WhimserMovie
Ellery Queen, Master Detective1940Insp. QueenMovie
Dust Be My Destiny1939PopMovie
Stand Up and Fight1939'Old Puff'Movie
The Wizard of Oz1939Uncle HenryMovie
Burn 'Em Up O'Connor1939'Doc' HeathMovie
Sabotage1939Major Matt GraysonMovie
The Man Who Dared1939Ulysses PorterfieldMovie
Hero for a Day1939Uncle Frank 'Lucky' HigginsMovie
Sudden Money1939Grandpa Casey PattersonMovie
Artists and Models Abroad1938James HarperMovie
Listen, Darling1938Uncle JoeMovie
Of Human Hearts1938Jim MeekerMovie
The Girl of the Golden West1938Uncle DavyMovie
The Shopworn Angel1938Wilson - Caretaker (scenes deleted)Movie
Three Comrades1938Local DoctorMovie
Three Loves Has Nancy1938Grandpa BriggsMovie
The World Is Ours1938GrandfatherMovie
A Family Affair1937Frank RedmondMovie
Bad Guy1937Dan GrayMovie
Between Two Women1937Dr. WebsterMovie
Big City1937The MayorMovie
Broadway Melody of 19381937James K. BlakeleyMovie
Captains Courageous1937Uncle SaltersMovie
The Good Earth1937Old FatherMovie
The Bad Man of Brimstone1937Barney LaneMovie
Libeled Lady1936Mr. BaneMovie
Small Town Girl1936Dr. Ned FabreMovie
The Petrified Forest1936Gramp MapleMovie
Sinner Take All1936AaronMovie
The Voice of Bugle Ann1936Cal RoysterMovie
Without Orders1936J.P. KendrickMovie
Ah, Wilderness!1935Mr. McComberMovie
Alice Adams1935J. A. LambMovie
Eight Bells1935GraysonMovie
One Frightened Night1935Jasper WhyteMovie
Party Wire1935Will Oliver (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Super-Speed1935Terry DevlinMovie
In Spite of Danger1935Pop SullivanMovie
King Solomon of Broadway1935Uncle WinchesterMovie
Anne of Green Gables1934Dr. TatumMovie
Judge Priest1934Sergeant Jimmy BagbyMovie
The Loudspeaker1934Pop CallowayMovie
The President Vanishes1934Richard NortonMovie
The Quitter1934Ed TilfordMovie
Two Alone1934Sandy RobertsMovie
Return of the Terror1934JessupMovie
She Made Her Bed1934Joe OlesenMovie
No More West1934The judgeShort Film
Female1933Drunk at Hamburger Stand (uncredited)Movie
Heroes for Sale1933Pa Dennis (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Midnight Mary1933Clerk (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Pilgrimage1933Dad SaundersMovie
Torch Singer1933Andrew 'Juddy' JudsonMovie
Wild Boys of the Road1933Mr. Cadman (uncredited)Movie
Beauty for Sale1933Freddy Gordon (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Don't Bet on Love1933Pop McCafferyMovie
Hell and High Water1933Peck WealinMovie
Hello, Everybody!1933JedMovie
The Kiss Before the Mirror1933Schultz (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Turn Back the Clock1933Dr. Henderson (uncredited)Movie
American Madness1932Mr. Jones (uncredited)Movie
Hell's House1932Henry Clark (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Lady and Gent1932Grocer (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
No Man of Her Own1932ClerkMovie
The Big Timer1932Pop (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Are You Listening? (film)1932Pierce (uncredited)Movie
Disorderly Conduct1932LimpyMovie
Huddle1932Doctor (uncredited)Movie
The Night of June 13th1932"Grandpop" Jeptha StrawnMovie
The Washington Masquerade1932Senator Simmons (uncredited)Movie
The Woman in Room 131932AndyMovie
Wild Horse Mesa1932Sam BassMovie
The Millionaire1931Ed Powers (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Gold Dust Gertie1931Nicholas Hautrey (as Charles Grapewin)Movie
Heaven on Earth1931Doc BoaxMovie
For the Love of Fanny1931ProfessorMovie
Only Saps Work1930Simeon TannerMovie
The Bearded Lady1930Carnival BarkerShort Film
The Shannons of Broadway1929SwanzeyMovie
Jed's Vacation1929Movie
That Red-Headed Hussy1929Movie
Ladies' Choice1929Short Film
House Cleaning1929Movie
Above the Limit1900Chimmie HicksShort Film
Chimmie Hicks and the Rum Omelet1900Chimmie HicksShort Film
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