Raymond Greenleaf

Raymond Greenleaf (born Roger Ramon Greenleaf;[1] January 1, 1892 – October 29, 1963) was an American actor, best known for All the King's Men (1949), Angel Face (1952), and Pinky (1949).[2][3]

Raymond Greenleaf
Raymond Greenleaf Port of New York 01.jpg
Greenleaf in Port of New York (1949)
Born
Roger Ramon Greenleaf

(1892-01-01)January 1, 1892
DiedOctober 29, 1963(1963-10-29) (aged 71)
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Resting placeOakwood Memorial Park Cemetery
OccupationActor
Years active1948–1963

Early lifeEdit

He was born as Roger Ramon Greenleaf on January 1, 1892 in Gloucester, Massachusetts.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

In the early 1920s, Greenleaf acted with the Jack X. Lewis Company in summer stock theatre.[4] He had earlier performed with stock theater companies in Boston and in Bridgeport, Connecticut. In the fall of 1921, he was with the Orpheum Players in Ottawa, Canada.[5]

Greenleaf's Broadway credits include Alice in Wonderland (1947), Yellow Jack (1947), A Pound on Demand / Androcles and the Lion (1946), King Henry VIII (1946), Foxhole in the Parlor (1945), Decision (1944), Jason (1942), and Your Loving Son (1941).[6]

DeathEdit

Greenleaf died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California at the age of 71 and is buried at Oakwood Memorial Park Cemetery, Chatsworth, California[7]

Partial filmographyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Maxford, Howard (2019). Hammer Complete: The Films, the Personnel, the Company. McFarland. p. 328. ISBN 978-1-4766-2914-8. Retrieved August 9, 2020.
  2. ^ "Raymond Greenleaf". BFI.
  3. ^ "Raymond Greenleaf | Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos". AllMovie.
  4. ^ "Theaters". The Charlotte News. North Carolina, Charlotte. May 4, 1921. p. 12. Retrieved August 20, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.  
  5. ^ "Raymond Greenleaf in Juvenile Roles". The Ottawa Citizen. Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. September 3, 1921. p. 15. Retrieved August 20, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.  
  6. ^ "Raymond Greenleaf". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on August 21, 2018. Retrieved August 21, 2018.
  7. ^ Wilson, Scott (August 19, 2016). Resting Places: The Burial Sites of More Than 14,000 Famous Persons, 3d ed. McFarland. ISBN 9781476625997 – via Google Books.

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