Jack Holt (Actor)

Jack Holt (Actor)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jack Holt (May 31, 1888 - January 18, 1951) was an American motion picture actor. He was a leading man of silent and sound films, and was known for his many roles in Westerns. Holt was born Charles John Holt in New York City. He grew up in Winchester, Virginia, and he often said he was born there. Back in Manhattan, Holt attended Trinity School. He then enrolled in the Virginia Military Institute, but his misbehavior got him expelled. He stopped trying to become a lawyer and went on the road, taking odd jobs. North of San Francisco in 1914, he volunteered to tumble down a very steep embankment into the Russian River in a stunt for a film crew shooting a scene for Salomy Jane. In gratitude, the director gave him a bit part in the film.show more

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  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 204g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134971111
  • 9786134971119