Lon Chaney American silent film actor

Lon Chaney is a 47 years old American silent film actor from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Lon Chaney was born on April 01, 1883 (died on August 26, 1930, he was 47 years old) in Colorado Springs, Colorado as Leonidas Frank Chaney. His nickname was The Man of a Thousand Faces.

Lon Chaney



Lon Chaney born Leonidas Frank Chaney was an American actor during the age of silent films. He is regarded as one of the most versatile and powerful actors of early cinema renowned for his characterizations of tortured often grotesque and afflicted characters and his groundbreaking artistry with makeup. Chaney is known for his starring roles in such silent horror films as The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Phantom of the Opera.
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His real name:
Birth name of Lon Chaney is Leonidas Frank Chaney
Is Lon Chaney still alive?

No, he died on 08/26/1930, 91 years ago. He was 47 years old when he died. Cause of death: laryngeal cancer. He died in Los Angeles and buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park .



He had one child, Lon (67, Actor) . When his first child, Lon Chaney, Jr., was born, Lon Chaney (Sr.) was 22 years old.


Lon Chaney Movies (149)

There are 149 movies of Lon Chaney (Sr.).

His first feature film was High Noon (1952, as Martin Howe). He was 69 when he starred in this movie. Since 1952, he has appeared in 149 feature films. The last one is Terror in the Tropics (2006). In this movie, we watched him in the Lyle Talbot character .

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Lon Chaney (Sr.) movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Lon Chaney TV Shows (24)

His first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).

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Lon Chaney zodiac sign was aries.

Other facts about Lon Chaney

Lon Chaney's Child


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