Oliver Hardy biography

Oliver Hardy

Actor, Film actor

1892 – 1957

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Who was Oliver Hardy?

Oliver "Ollie" Hardy was an American comic actor famous as one half of Laurel and Hardy, the classic double act that began in the era of silent films and lasted 25 years, from 1927 to 1951. He was credited with his first film, Outwitting Dad, in 1914. In some of his early works, he was billed as Babe Hardy, using his nickname.

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Born
Jan 18, 1892
Harlem
Also known as
  • Norvell Hardy
  • Oliver Norvell Hardy
  • Norvel Hardy
  • Oliver N. Hardy
  • Babe Hardy
  • Mr. Hardy
  • Hardy
  • Laurel & Hardy
  • Cupid Hardy
  • O.N. Hardy
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Ethnicity
  • Scottish American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Young Harris College
  • Georgia Military College
Died
Aug 7, 1957
North Hollywood
Resting place
Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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