Franklin Pangborn

Franklin Pangborn
1889 - 1958

Franklin Pangborn  American Actor


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American Actor Franklin Pangborn was born Joseph Franklin Pangborn on 23rd January, 1889 in Newark, New Jersey, USA and passed away on 20th Jun 1958 Santa Monica, California, USA aged 69. He is most remembered for Sullivan's Travels. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Franklin Pangborn was in an on-screen matchup with Marie Prevost in A Blonde for a Night (1928).

Franklin Pangborn is a member of the following lists: Actors from New Jersey, American film actors and Cancer deaths in California.


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First Name Joseph
Middle Name Franklin
Last Name Pangborn
Full Name at Birth Joseph Franklin Pangborn
Alternative Name Franklin Pangborn, Joseph Franklin Pangborn
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd January, 1889
Birthplace Newark, New Jersey, USA
Died 20th June, 1958
Place of Death Santa Monica, California, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Gay
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Sullivan's Travels
Year(s) Active 1926–1958, 1910–1958

Franklin Pangborn (January 23, 1889 – July 20, 1958) was an American comedic character actor famous for playing small but memorable roles with comic flair. He appeared in many Preston Sturges movies as well as the W. C. Fields films International House, The Bank Dick, and Never Give a Sucker an Even Break. For his contributions to motion pictures, Pangborn received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1500 Vine Street on February 8, 1960.

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Franklin Pangborn69 AquariusActor
Eric Portman68 CancerActor
Edward Everett Horton84 PiscesActor


The Unchained Goddess1958the Cloud Painter (voice, uncredited)TV Movie
Oh, Men! Oh, Women!1957Steamship Clerk (uncredited)Movie
The Story of Mankind1957Marquis de VarennesMovie
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
Svengali and the Blonde1955Theater ManagerTV Movie
The Mickey Rooney Show1954Mr. BeanTV Show
Private Secretary1953Armond the photographerTV Show
The Revlon Mirror Theater1953TV Show
Summer Theatre1953Clarence TiffingtufferTV Show
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1952Mr. CanfieldTV Show
Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson1952TV Show
Your Jeweler's Showcase1952TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Mr. Carter, StevensTV Show
Personal Appearance Theater1951Gregory SimpsonTV Show
The Colgate Comedy Hour1950Comic Actor, Sy DevoreTV Show
The Alan Young Show1950Mr. DeucyTV Show
The Hank McCune Show1950TV Show
My Dream Is Yours1949Sourpuss ManagerMovie
Down Memory Lane1949Gilbert Sinclair, Mr. Sennett's RepresentativeMovie
Romance on the High Seas1948Rio Hotel ClerkMovie
Calendar Girl1947'Dilly' DillingsworthMovie
I'll Be Yours1947BarberMovie
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock1947Formfit FranklinMovie
Addio Mimí!1947The Cat LoverMovie
Lover Come Back1946Hotel ClerkMovie
Two Guys from Milwaukee1946Theatre ManagerMovie
Hollywood and Vine1945Reggie AllenMovie
The Horn Blows at Midnight1945Radio Engineer, Sloan - House DetectiveMovie
You Came Along1945Hotel ClerkMovie
See My Lawyer1945B.J. WagonhornMovie
The Sailor Takes a Wife1945Salesman (uncredited)Movie
Tell It to a Star1945Horace LovelaceMovie
Hollywood Victory Caravan1945Railroad AgentShort Film
Hail the Conquering Hero1944Reception Committee ChairmanMovie
The Great Moment1944Dr. HeywoodMovie
My Best Gal1944Mr. PorterMovie
Reckless Age1944Mr. ThurtleMovie
Allergic to Love1944Stewart Ives IIIMovie
Holy Matrimony1943Duncan FarllMovie
Reveille with Beverly1943Vernon Lewis (uncredited)Movie
Stage Door Canteen1943Franklin PangbornMovie
Two Weeks to Live1943Mr. PinkneyMovie
Crazy House1943Hotel ClerkMovie
Never a Dull Moment1943SylvesterMovie
Honeymoon Lodge1943CathcartMovie
George Washington Slept Here1942Mr. GibneyMovie
Now, Voyager1942Mr. ThompsonMovie
The Palm Beach Story1942ManagerMovie
Call Out the Marines1942WilburMovie
Obliging Young Lady1942Professor GibneyMovie
What's Cookin'1942Professor BistellMovie
Moonlight Masquerade1942FairchildMovie
Strictly in the Groove1942CathcartMovie
A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob1941Pet Shop OwnerMovie
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break1941The ProducerMovie
Sullivan's Travels1941Mr. CasalsisMovie
The Flame of New Orleans1941BellowsMovie
Bachelor Daddy1941Williams, Club ManagerMovie
Tillie the Toiler1941Perry TweedaleMovie
Weekend for Three1941Number SevenMovie
Where Did You Get That Girl?1941DigbyMovie
Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case1941Charley TowneMovie
Christmas in July1940Don Hartman - Radio AnnouncerMovie
Spring Parade1940WiedlemeyerMovie
The Bank Dick1940J. Pinkerton SnoopingtonMovie
Turnabout1940Mr. PingboomMovie
Hit Parade of 19411940CarterMovie
Public Deb No. 11940BartenderMovie
The Villain Still Pursued Her1940Bartender (uncredited)Movie
5th Ave Girl1939HigginsMovie
Broadway Serenade1939GeneMovie
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife1938Assistant Hotel ManagerMovie
Carefree1938Roland HunterMovie
Dr. Rhythm1938Mr. Stenchfield (Store Clerk)Movie
Four's a Crowd1938PrestonMovie
Joy of Living1938Orchestra LeaderMovie
Just Around the Corner1938WatersMovie
Mad About Music1938Hotel Manager (uncredited)Movie
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm1938Hamilton MontmarcyMovie
Three Blind Mice1938ClerkMovie
Topper Takes a Trip1938Hotel ManagerMovie
Vivacious Lady1938Apartment ManagerMovie
Always Goodbye1938Bicycle SalesmanMovie
The Girl Downstairs1938Adolf PumpfelMovie
A Star Is Born1937Billy Moon (uncredited)Movie
Easy Living1937Van BurenMovie
Stage Door1937HarcourtMovie
Swing High, Swing Low1937HenriMovie
I'll Take Romance1937Kane's Secretary (uncredited)Movie
It Happened in Hollywood1937Mr. ForsytheMovie
Living on Love1937Ogilvie O. OglethorpeMovie
Love on Toast1937FinleyMovie
She's Dangerous1937RenaudMovie
Step Lively, Jeeves!1937GastonMovie
The Life of the Party1937BeggsMovie
They Wanted to Marry1937Hotel Manager (uncredited)Movie
Thrill of a Lifetime1937Sam WilliamsMovie
All Over Town1937The CostumerMovie
Dangerous Holiday1937DoffleMovie
Dangerous Number1937Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)Movie
High Hat1937Renaldo BretonMovie
Hotel Haywire1937Fuller Brush Salesman (uncredited)Movie
It's All Yours1937SchultzMovie
The Lady Escapes1937PierreMovie
Rich Relations1937Mr. Dwight (as Franklyn Pangborn)Movie
She Had to Eat1937Mr. Phoecian-WylieMovie
Turn Off the Moon1937Mr. PerkinsMovie
We Have Our Moments1937Joe the Bartender (uncredited)Movie
When Love Is Young1937John DormanMovie
She Married an Artist1937PaulMovie
Bad Housekeeping1937Piano TunerShort Film
Bridal Griefs1937ButlerShort Film
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town1936The Tailor (uncredited)Movie
My Man Godfrey1936Guthrie (uncredited)Movie
Three Smart Girls1936Jeweler (uncredited)Movie
Doughnuts and Society1936BensonMovie
Give Us This Night1936Forcellini's SecretaryMovie
Hats Off1936Mr. Churchill (as Franklyn Pangborn)Movie
In His Steps1936Movie
Tango1936Oscar the PhotographerMovie
The Luckiest Girl in the World1936CashierMovie
The Mandarin Mystery1936MellishMovie
To Mary - with Love1936GuestMovie
Don't Gamble with Love1936SalesmanMovie
Swing Banditry1936Radio Announcer (uncredited)Short Film
Tomorrow's Youth1935Thornton - the TutorMovie
1,000 Dollars a Minute1935RevilleMovie
Eight Bells1935FinchMovie
She Couldn't Take It1935Spot's Secretary (uncredited)Movie
She Married Her Boss1935Window Dresser (uncredited)Movie
The Headline Woman1935HamiltonMovie
Father Knows Best1935The Helpful ButlerShort Film
The Captain Hits the Ceiling1935Jimmy MartinShort Film
Hollywood Trouble1935TailorShort Film
Ye Olde Saw Mill1935Harold GoodfellwoShort Film
Imitation of Life1934Mr. Carven (uncredited)Movie
College Rhythm1934PeabodyMovie
King Kelly of the U.S.A.1934J. Ashton BrocktonMovie
Manhattan Love Song1934Garrett WetherbyMovie
Many Happy Returns1934Allen's SecretaryMovie
Strictly Dynamite1934Mr. BaileyMovie
Young and Beautiful1934Radio AnnouncerMovie
My Grandfather's Clock1934Dr. WatkinsShort Film
Cockeyed Cavaliers1934Town Crier (uncredited)Movie
That's Gratitude1934PhotographerMovie
Unknown Blonde1934Male Co-RespondentMovie
Financial Jitters1934Grady's UncleShort Film
Henry's Social Splash1934The ButlerShort Film
Up and Down1934Short Film
Bed of Roses1933FloorwalkerMovie
Design for Living1933Mr. Douglas, Theatrical ProducerMovie
Flying Down to Rio1933Hammerstein - the Hotel Manager (uncredited)Movie
International House1933Hotel ManagerMovie
Only Yesterday1933Tom (uncredited)Movie
Professional Sweetheart1933Herbert ChildressMovie
Wild Poses1933Otto Phocus, the portrait photographerShort Film
Sweepings1933Photographer (uncredited)Movie
Blue of the Night1933Gilbert SinclairShort Film
Sing, Bing, Sing1933HerbertShort Film
Art in the Raw1933The ArtistShort Film
Dream Stuff1933GordonShort Film
Easy on the Eyes1933Franklyn PierceShort Film
Headline Shooter1933Adolphus G. CrockerMovie
Important Witness, The1933GroomMovie
Menu1933John Xavier Omsk (uncredited)Short Film
Sweet Cookie1933Mr. ClarkShort Film
Thundering Taxis1933CabdriverShort Film
Torchy Turns Turtle1933Short Film
Torchy's Kitty Coup1933Short Film
Torchy's Loud Spooker1933Short Film
Open Sesame1933Short Film
The Singing Boxer1933Herbert BrocolliShort Film
Over the Counter1932Drake's Assistant (as Franklyn Pangborn)Short Film
The Half Naked Truth1932Mr. Wellburton - Hotel ClerkMovie
The Candid Camera1932Jack TownesShort Film
Doctor's Orders1932Short Film
A Fool's Advice1932Egbert - Hotel ClerkMovie
Giddy Age, The1932GeorgeShort Film
Torchy's Two Toots1932Short Film
The Loud Mouth1932Freddie QuimbyShort Film
The Midnight Patrol1932Movie
Sign Here1932Short Film
Torchy Raises the Auntie1932Short Film
Torchy Rolls His Own1932Short Film
Torchy Turns the Trick1932Short Film
Torchy's Busy Day1932Short Film
Torchy's Night Cap1932Short Film
What Price Taxi1932Taxi BoyShort Film
The Human Fish1932Albert Hill - Marge's BoyfriendShort Film
Jimmy's New Yacht1932EverettShort Film
Perfect Control1932TeacherShort Film
Tee for Two1932HenryShort Film
The Singing Plumber1932Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)Short Film
Up Popped the Ghost1932CharlieShort Film
Stepping Sisters1932GasonMovie
Lighthouse Love1932Pvt. Jerry Stone (as Franklyn Pangborn)Short Film
A Woman of Experience1931Hans - a SailorMovie
Next Door Neighbors1931The LandlordShort Film
Against the Rules1931Short Film
Camping Out1931Short Film
Rough House Rhythm1931Short Film
Hollywood Halfbacks1931Short Film
It Happened in Hollywood1931Short Film
Torchy1931ManagerShort Film
Torchy Passes the Buck1931Short Film
Chasing Trouble1931Short Film
Hot Wires1931Short Film
What a Time1931Short Film
Cheer Up and Smile1930ProfessorMovie
Not So Dumb1930Vincent LeachMovie
Her Man1930SportMovie
Sunny1930Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
Poor Aubrey1930Aubrey PiperShort Film
The Chumps1930Eddie GrayShort Film
A Lady Surrenders1930LawtonMovie
Breakfast in Bed1930JohnShort Film
The Doctor's Wife1930The DoctorShort Film
Over the Radio1930Short Film
Who's the Boss1930The Hen-Pecked HusbandShort Film
Reno or Bust1930The Hen-Pecked HusbandShort Film
Lady of the Pavements1929M'sieu Dubrey, Dance MasterMovie
Happy Birthday1929The Henpecked HusbandShort Film
The Sap1929Ed MasonMovie
Crazy Nut, The1929The DoctorShort Film
On Trial1928TurnbullMovie
The Rush Hour1928Troublemaker at Bohemia Cafe (uncredited)Movie
A Blonde for a Night1928HectorMovie
Getting Gertie's Garter1927Algy BrooksMovie
The Cradle Snatchers1927Howard DrakeMovie
The Girl in the Pullman1927Hector BrooksMovie
Finger Prints1927The Bandoline KidMovie
High Hat1927Undetermined RoleMovie
My Friend from India1927Tommy Valentine, WilliamMovie
Night Bride1927John StocktonMovie
The Rejuvenation of Aunt Mary1927MelvilleMovie
Exit Smiling1926Cecil LovelaceMovie
The Jelly Fish1926Clarence - the Jelly Fish (as Frank Pangborn)Short Film
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cboothe977cboothe977Jan 31

1500 Vine Street

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