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Barton Hepburn

Personal information
Birth dateFebruary 28, 1906
Place of birthMinneapolis, Minnesota
Date of deathOctober 9, 1955(age 49)
Death placeLos Angeles, California
OccupationStage, film actor

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Barton Hepburn (February 28, 1906 October 9, 1955) was an American actor who specialized in drama and comedy,

Hepburn was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was spotted as a stage actor in Los Angeles by the screen director Cecil B. DeMille. He starred in a 1929 production, Painted Faces, an early film with sound. This was not a stageboard for huge success for Hepburn and he returned to theatre, with a number of appearances at Broadway, until the 1940s when he appeared in a number of films, such as Hi Diddle Diddle (1943), The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1944), and A Song for Miss Julie (1945).

He died in Los Angeles on October 9, 1955.

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