Jean Hersholt
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Jean Hersholt
*July 12, 1886 Copenhagen, Denmark
as Jean Buron Hersholt
June 2, 1956 Hollywood, California, USA

Danish-born actor who lived in the United States.

Films

1955

Run for Cover

1943

Stage Door Canteen

1939

Mr. Moto in Danger Island

1938

Alexander's Ragtime Band
Happy Landing
I'll Give a Million

1937

Heidi
Seventh Heaven

1936

One in a Million
Tough Guy
Reunion
Sins of Man
The Country Doctor
His Brother's Wife

1935

Mark of the Vampire
Murder in the Fleet
Break of Hearts

1934

The Cat and the Fiddle
Men in White
The Painted Veil
The Fountain

1933

The Crime of the Century
Dinner at Eight
Song of the Eagle

1932

The Beast of the City
Emma
Flesh
Grand Hotel
The Mask of Fu Manchu
New Morals for Old
Night Court

1931

Daybreak
The Phantom of Paris
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise)
Transatlantic
The Sin of Madelon Claudet
Private Lives

1930

The Case of Sergeant Grischa
The Cat Creeps
East Is West
Hell Harbor

1929

The Younger Generation
Girl on the Barge
Modern Love

1928

Abie's Irish Rose
Give and Take
The Secret Hour
Jazz Mad
The Battle of the Sexes

1927

The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg

1925

Stella Dallas
Don Q Son of Zorro

1924

The Goldfish
Greed
Sinners in Silk
So Big

1923

Quicksands
Souls for Sale

1922

The Strangers' Banquet
Tess of the Storm Country

1921

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

1919

Love's Prisoner

1918

Madame Spy

1917

'49-'17
The Soul Herder

1916

Hell's Hinges


Imdb: 0380965

VIAF: 19883493
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Martin J. Quigley (ed.)
The Motion Picture Almanac, Big Stars in Big Pictures
Chicago, Ill. 1929
Books with substantial mentioning of Jean Hersholt
Hans J. Wollstein
Strangers in Hollywood, The History of Scandinavian Actors in American Films from 1910 to World War II
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1994

George A. Katchmer
Eighty silent film stars, Biographies and filmographies of the obscure to the well known
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1991

James Robert Parish and Ronald L. Bowers
The MGM Stock Company, The Golden Era
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974

Ray Stuart (ed.)
Immortals of the Screen
New York, 1965
Books with an entry on Jean Hersholt
Roy Liebman
Silent Film Performers, An Annotated Bibliography of Published, Unpublished and Archival Sources for over 350 Actors and Actresses
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1996

James Robert Parish with Earl Anderson, Richard E. Braff, John Robert Cocchi, and Harry Purvis
Hollywood Character Actors
New Rochelle, New York, 1978

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969

Martin J. Quigley (ed.)
The Motion Picture Almanac, Big Stars in Big Pictures
Chicago, Ill., 1929
Books with photograph(s) of Jean Hersholt
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978