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Ernie Morrison

Ernie Morrison
Ernie Morrison as Sunshine Sammy in Dogs of War (1923)
Personal information
Birth nameErnest Fredric Morrison
Birth dateDecember 20, 1912
Place of birthNew Orleans, Louisiana
Date of deathJuly 24, 1989(age 76)
Death placeLynwood, California
Cause of deathCancer
Years active1916 - 1976

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Ernest Fredric "Ernie" Morrison (December 20, 1912 - July 24, 1989) was an American child actor who performed under the stage name "Sunshine Sammy". Morrison was the only black member of the East Side Kids, and was also an original Our Gang kid, a sidekick to Harold Lloyd and Snub Pollard, a silent screen comedian, a vaudevillian, a dancer, and band leader.

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