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Wilfred Lucas

30 January 1871 - 05 December 1940

A native of Ontario, Canada, Lucas headed to New York City to work in the theater, making his Broadway acting debut in 1904. WHe made the successful transition from silent film to sound. While working in Hollywood, in 1926 he returned to the stage, performing in several Broadway plays. He appeared in more than 375 films. Although for a time he was cast in leading roles, he became very successful as secondary and minor characters, making a good living in the film industry for more than three decades. His grave is located at Chapel of the Pines Crematory

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