William Russell

William Russell
1884 - 1929

William Russell  American Actor


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William Russell was previously married to Helen Ferguson (1925 - 1929) and Charlotte Burton.


American Actor William Russell was born William Lerche on 12th April, 1884 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 18th Feb 1929 Beverly Hills, California, USA aged 44. He is most remembered for Six Feet Four (1919). His zodiac sign is Aries.

William Russell was in an on-screen matchup with Barbara Knox in Coronation Street (1960).

William Russell is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American Christian Scientists and American stage actors.


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First Name William
Last Name Russell
Full Name at Birth William Lerche
Alternative Name William Russell
Age 44 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th April, 1884
Birthplace The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Died 18th February, 1929
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, USA
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight 203lbs (92 kg)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian Science
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Six Feet Four (1919)
Year(s) Active c. 1892 to 1929, c. 1892 to 1929, 1892–1929

William Russell (born William Francis Lerche; April 12, 1884 – February 18, 1929) was an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He appeared in over two hundred silent era motion pictures between 1910 and 1929, directing five of them in 1916 and producing two through his own production company in 1918 and 1925.

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William Russell44 AriesActor
Helen Ferguson76 CancerActress
Charlotte Burton60 GeminiActress


Girls Gone Wild1929Dan BrownMovie
Madonna of Avenue A1929Bit PartMovie
The Midnight Taxi1928Joseph BrantMovie
The Escape1928Jerry MageeMovie
The Head of the Family1928The PlumberMovie
Woman Wise1928Ne'er-Do-WellMovie
State Street Sadie1928The BatMovie
The Crimson City1928The BatMovie
Danger Patrol1928Sgt. John DaleyMovie
Brass Knuckles1927'Brass Knuckles' LamontMovie
The Desired Woman1927Captain MaxwellMovie
The Blue Eagle1926Big Tim RyanMovie
The Still Alarm1926Richard FayMovie
Wings of the Storm1926Bill MartinMovie
Before Midnight1925Tom GallowayMovie
On Thin Ice1925Dapper CrawfordMovie
The Way of a Girl1925BrandMovie
Big Pal1925Dan WilliamsMovie
The Beloved Brute1924David HingesMovie
Anna Christie1923Matt BurkeMovie
Alias the Night Wind1923Bing HowardMovie
Boston Blackie1923Boston BlackieMovie
Goodbye Girls1923Vance McPheeMovie
Times Have Changed1923Mark O'RellMovie
When Odds Are Even1923Jack ArnoldMovie
Man's Size1923Tom MorseMovie
The Crusader1922Peter BrentMovie
The Great Night1922Larry GilmoreMovie
The Men of Zanzibar1922Hugh HemingwayMovie
Mixed Faces1922Jimmy Gallop, Judge J. Woodworth GrangerMovie
Money to Burn1922Lucky GarrityMovie
Children of the Night1921Jerrold Jarvis JonesMovie
Singing River1921Long RushMovie
Leave It to Me1920Dick DerricksonMovie
Shod with Fire1920Bruce BayardMovie
Twins of Suffering Creek1920Bill LarkMovie
Brass Buttons1919Kingdon HollisterMovie
Sacred Silence1919Captain James CraigMovie
Six Feet Four1919Buck ThorntonMovie
Some Liar1919Robert Winchester McTabbMovie
A Sporting Chance1919John StonehouseMovie
This Hero Stuff1919Captain November JonesMovie
Where the West Begins1919Cliff RedfernMovie
All the World to Nothing1918Richard ChesterMovie
Up Romance Road1918Gregory ThorneMovie
Hobbs in a Hurry1918J. Warren Hobbs, Jr.Movie
In Bad1918Monty MilesMovie
My Fighting Gentleman1917Frank CarlisleMovie
The Bruiser1916'Big Bill' BrawleyMovie
The Man Who Would Not Die1916Clyde Kingsley, Ward KingsleyMovie
The Twinkler1916Bob Stephany, theMovie
The Craving1916Foster CalhounMovie
The Highest Bid1916Oliver StrongMovie
The Strength of Donald McKenzie1916Donald McKenzieMovie
The Thoroughbred1916Kelso HamiltonMovie
The Torch Bearer1916John Huntley-KnoxMovie
The Love Hermit1916Tom WestonMovie
Sequel to the Diamond from the Sky1916ArthurMovie
The Dancing Girl1915John ChristisonMovie
The Diamond from the Sky1915Blair StanleyMovie
The Straight Road1914Bill HubbellMovie
The Dilemma1914Short Film
Robin Hood1913Robin HoodMovie
The Caged Bird1913The FarmerShort Film
The Marble Heart1913The EditorShort Film
King René's Daughter1913Pierre, Captain of the GuardsShort Film
Little Dorrit1913Arthur ClennamShort Film
In the Nick of Time1913The HusbandShort Film
Some Fools There Were1913Second Unsuspecting BachelorShort Film
The Cry of the Children1912The factory ownerShort Film
The Star of Bethlehem1912HerodShort Film
Put Yourself in His Place1912Squire RabyShort Film
Under Two Flags1912The ColonelShort Film
East Lynne1912Francis LevisonShort Film
The Little Girl Next Door1912The Other FatherShort Film
A Will and a Way1912The LawyerShort Film
The Pasha's Daughter1911Movie
David Copperfield1911Ham Peggotty (in part two)Short Film
The Higher Law1911Short Film
Lorna Doone1911Movie
The Sinner1911Short Film
The Vicar of Wakefield1910Movie
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