Claude Rains

Claude Rains
1889 - 1967

Claude Rains  British Actor


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Claude Rains was previously married to Rosemary McGroarty Clark (1960 - 1964), Agi Jambor (1959 - 1960), Frances Propper (1935 - 1956), Beatriz Thomas (1924 - 1935), Marie Hemingway (1920 - 1921) and Isabel Jeans (1913 - 1918).


British Actor Claude Rains was born William Claude Rains on 10th November, 1889 in Camberwell, London, England, UK and passed away on 30th May 1967 Laconia, New Hampshire, USA aged 77. He is most remembered for The Invisible Man. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Claude Rains was in an on-screen matchup with Vivien Leigh in Caesar and Cleopatra (1945).

Claude Rains is a member of the following lists: English film actors, Tony Award winners and Alumni of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.


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Relationship Statistics

Married6 21 years, 7 months 8 years, 2 months 2 years
Total6 21 years, 7 months 8 years, 2 months 2 years


First Name Claude
Last Name Rains
Full Name at Birth William Claude Rains
Alternative Name Willy Wains, William Claude Rains, Claude Rains
Age 77 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th November, 1889
Birthplace Camberwell, London, England, UK
Died 30th May, 1967
Place of Death Laconia, New Hampshire, USA
Cause of Death Intestinal Hemorrhage
Height 5' 6½" (169 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Religion Agnostic
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text ActorActorActorActorActorActorActorActor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Invisible Man
Year(s) Active 1920–66, 1920–1966, 1901–1966, 1900–1965
Official Websites,,
Father Frederick Rains
Family Member Jessica Rains (daughter)
Friend Vincent Sherman, Ronald Colman, Cedric Hardwicke, Herbert Marshall, Basil Rathbone, Bette Davis, Noel Coward

William Claude Rains (10 November 1889 – 30 May 1967) was an English film and stage actor whose career spanned several decades. After his American film debut as Dr. Jack Griffin in The Invisible Man (1933) he appeared in classic films such as The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), The Wolf Man (1941), Casablanca and Kings Row (both 1942), Notorious (1946), The Pied Piper of Hamelin (1957), and Lawrence of Arabia (1962).

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Claude Rains77 ScorpioActor
Rosemary McGroarty Clark-Spouse
Agi Jambor88Pianist
Frances Propper-
Beatriz Thomas-
Marie Hemingway50 PiscesActress
Isabel Jeans93 VirgoActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JessicaFemale24th January, 193882 years oldFrances Propper


The Greatest Story Ever Told1965King HerodMovie
The Reporter1964John VanceTV Show
Twilight of Honor1963Art HarperMovie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963Mr. Fare, ValentinTV Show
Lawrence of Arabia1962Mr. DrydenMovie
Sam Benedict1962Thonis JundelinTV Show
Il pianeta degli uomini spenti1961Prof. BensonMovie
Dr. Kildare1961Edward FredericksTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961Baron van der Zost, ColonelTV Show
The Lost World1960Prof. George Edward ChallengerMovie
Mel-O-Toons1960NarratorTV Show
Shangri-La1960High LamaTV Movie
This Earth Is Mine1959Philippe RambeauMovie
Rawhide1959Alexander LongfordTV Show
Once Upon a Christmas Tree1959John WoodcutterTV Movie
Naked City1958John Winfield WestonTV Show
The Pied Piper of Hamelin1957Mayor of HamelinTV Movie
Wagon Train1957Judge Daniel ClayTV Show
On Borrowed Time1957Mr. BrinkTV Movie
Lisbon1956Aristides MavrosMovie
Playhouse 901956Judge Dan HaywoodTV Show
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour1956CreonTV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Andrew Thurgood, Father Amion, Leonard EldridgeTV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955Paul WestmanTV Show
Medallion Theatre1953TV Show
The Paris Express1952Kees PopingaMovie
Omnibus1952Father (segment "The Confidential Clerk")TV Show
Sealed Cargo1951Capt. SkalderMovie
The White Tower1950Paul DelambreMovie
Where Danger Lives1950Mr. LanningtonMovie
The Passionate Friends1949Howard JustinMovie
Rope of Sand1949Arthur MartingaleMovie
Song of Surrender1949Elisha HuntMovie
The Unsuspected1947Victor GrandisonMovie
Kraft Theatre1947NarratorTV Show
Angel on My Shoulder1946NickMovie
Deception1946Alexander HolleniusMovie
Notorious1946Alexander SebastianMovie
Caesar and Cleopatra1945CaesarMovie
Strange Holiday1945John StevensonMovie
This Love of Ours1945Joseph TargelMovie
Mr. Skeffington1944Job SkeffingtonMovie
Passage to Marseille1944Capt. FreycinetMovie
Forever and a Day1943Ambrose PomfretMovie
Phantom of the Opera1943Erique ClaudinMovie
Casablanca1942Captain Louis RenaultMovie
Kings Row1942Dr. Alexander TowerMovie
Now, Voyager1942Dr. JaquithMovie
Four Mothers1941Adam LempMovie
Here Comes Mr. Jordan1941Mr. JordanMovie
The Wolf Man1941Sir John TalbotMovie
Saturday's Children1940Henry HalevyMovie
The Sea Hawk1940Don José Alvarez de CordobaMovie
Lady with Red Hair1940David BelascoMovie
Daughters Courageous1939Jim MastersMovie
Four Wives1939Adam LempMovie
Juarez1939Napoléon IIIMovie
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1939Senator Joseph PaineMovie
They Made Me a Criminal1939Detective PhelanMovie
Sons of Liberty1939Haym SalomonShort Film
Four Daughters1938Adam LempMovie
Gold Is Where You Find It1938Colonel FerrisMovie
The Adventures of Robin Hood1938Prince JohnMovie
White Banners1938Paul WardMovie
The Prince and the Pauper1937Earl of HertfordMovie
They Won't Forget1937Andy GriffinMovie
Stolen Holiday1937Stefan OrloffMovie
Anthony Adverse1936Don LuisMovie
Hearts Divided1936Napoleon BonaparteMovie
Mystery of Edwin Drood1935John JasperMovie
The Clairvoyant1935MaximusMovie
The Last Outpost1935John StevensonMovie
Crime Without Passion1934Lee GentryMovie
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head1934Paul VerinMovie
The Invisible Man1933Dr. Jack Griffin aka The Invisible ManMovie
Build Thy House1920ClarkisMovie
Eye on New YorkDr. BrunerTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

wjerryzwjerryzAug 21, 2016

A true artist and the very best of actors

wjerryzwjerryzSep 28, 2015

I really enjoyed the Invisible Man

alexsander99alexsander99Oct 10, 2013

I wish he were in more horror films like The Invisible Man.

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