Walter Huston

Walter Huston
1883 - 1950

Walter Huston  Canadian Actor


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Rest in peace.


Walter Huston was previously married to Ninetta Sunderland (1931 - 1950), Bayonne Whipple (1915 - 1931) and Rhea Gore (1904 - 1909).

Walter Huston was in a relationship with Kay Francis (1929 - 1930).


Canadian Actor Walter Huston was born Walter Thomas Huston on 5th April, 1883 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and passed away on 7th Apr 1950 Hollywood, California, USA aged 67. He is most remembered for The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948). His zodiac sign is Aries.

Walter Huston was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Claudette Colbert in The Lady Lies (1929) and Joan Crawford in Rain (1932).

Walter Huston is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners and American stage actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 1 year - -
Married3 20 years, 3 months 14 years, 8 months 6 years, 1 month
Total4 20 years, 3 months 11 years, 3 months 1 year


First Name Walter
Middle Name Thomas
Last Name Huston
Full Name at Birth Walter Thomas Huston
Alternative Name Walter Thomas Huston, Walter Huston
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th April, 1883
Birthplace Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died 7th April, 1950
Place of Death Hollywood, California, USA
Cause of Death Aortic aneurysm
Buried Belmont Memorial Park
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
Year(s) Active 1924–1950, 1902-1950, 1902–1950
Official Websites
Father Robert Moore Huston
Mother Elizabeth McGibbon
Family Member John Huston (son), Angelica Huston (granddauther), Danny Huston (grandson)
Friend Spencer Tracy, Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennen, James Cagney, Leo Carrillo, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Davis, Barbara Stanwyck, John Garfield, Mary Astor, Jimmy Durante, Mae West

Walter Thomas Huston (; né Houghston; April 5, 1883 – April 7, 1950) was a Canadian actor and singer. Huston won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, directed by his son John Huston. He is the patriarch of the four generations of the Huston acting family, including his son John, Anjelica Huston, Danny Huston, Allegra Huston, and Jack Huston. The family has produced three generations of Academy Award winners: Walter, his son John, and John's daughter Anjelica Huston.

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Walter Huston67 AriesActor
Ninetta Sunderland75 AriesActress
Kay Francis63 CapricornActress
Bayonne Whipple72
Rhea Gore56Journalist


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
John MarcellusMale5th August, 1906114 years oldRhea Gore


The Furies1950T. C. JeffordsMovie
The Great Sinner1949General OstrovskyMovie
Summer Holiday1948Mr. Nat MillerMovie
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre1948HowardMovie
Dragonwyck1946Ephraim WellsMovie
Duel in the Sun1946The SinkillerMovie
And Then There Were None1945Dr. Edward G. ArmstrongMovie
Dragon Seed1944Ling TanMovie
Know Your Ally: Britain1944NarratorShort Film
Edge of Darkness1943Dr. Martin StensgardMovie
Mission to Moscow1943Ambassador Joseph E. DaviesMovie
The North Star1943Dr. KurinMovie
The Outlaw1943Doc HollidayMovie
For God and Country1943Narrator (voice)Short Film
Always in My Heart1942MacKenzie ScottMovie
In This Our Life1942Bartender (uncredited)Movie
Yankee Doodle Dandy1942Jerry CohanMovie
Swamp Water1941Thursday RaganMovie
The Devil and Daniel Webster1941Mr. ScratchMovie
The Maltese Falcon1941Captain Jacoby (uncredited)Movie
The Shanghai Gesture1941Sir Guy CharterisMovie
The Light That Failed1939TorpenhowMovie
Of Human Hearts1938Ethan WilkinsMovie
Dodsworth1936Sam DodsworthMovie
Rhodes1936Cecil John RhodesMovie
Trans-Atlantic Tunnel1935President of the United States (as Mr. Walter Huston)Movie
Keep 'Em Rolling1934Sgt. Benjamin E. 'Benny' WalshMovie
Ann Vickers1933Judge Bernard 'Barney' DolphinMovie
Gabriel Over the White House1933Hon. Judson Hammond - The President of the United StatesMovie
Hell Below1933Lieut. Comdr. T.J. Toler USNMovie
Storm at Daybreak1933Mayor Dushan RadovicMovie
The Prizefighter and the Lady1933ProfessorMovie
American Madness1932Thomas A. DicksonMovie
Kongo1932Flint RutledgeMovie
Law and Order1932Frame 'Saint' JohnsonMovie
Night Court1932Judge Andrew J. MoffettMovie
Rain1932Alfred DavidsonMovie
The Beast of the City1932Jim FitzpatrickMovie
The Wet Parade1932Pow TarletonMovie
The Woman from Monte Carlo1932Captain CorlaixMovie
The Criminal Code1931Mark BradyMovie
The Star Witness1931District Attorney WhitlockMovie
A House Divided1931Seth LawMovie
The Ruling Voice1931Jack BannisterMovie
How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 7: 'The Spoon'1931Judge Walter Huston (uncredited)Short Film
Behind the Make-Up1930Joe in Clark & White's Office (uncredited)Movie
Abraham Lincoln1930Abraham LincolnMovie
The Bad Man1930Pancho LopezMovie
The Virtuous Sin1930Gen. Gregori PlatoffMovie
The Virginian1929TrampasMovie
The Bishop's Candlesticks1929The Convict (Jean Valjean)Short Film
Gentlemen of the Press1929Wickland SnellMovie
The Lady Lies1929Robert RossiterMovie
The Carnival Man1929Short Film
Two Americans1929Abraham LincolnShort Film
The Birth of a Nation1915Walter Huston (1930 re-release promotion) (uncredited)Movie
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cboothe977cboothe977Dec 6, 2020

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teacherJan 12, 2011

What a great actor in Dodsworth and Treasure of the Sierra Madre. He was superb as romantic leading man and he held his own with Bogart and Hoyt in Treasure ... . teach

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