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Keye Luke

Keye Luke
Luke in Charlie Chan publicity photo
Personal information
Birth dateJune 18, 1904
Place of birthGuangzhou, China
Date of deathJanuary 12, 1991(age 86)
Death placeWhittier, California, U.S.
Years active1934 1990
SpouseEthel Davis (1942-1979; her death)

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Keye Luke ( , Cantonese: Luk Sek Lam, Pinyin: Lù Xīlín; June 18, 1904 January 12, 1991) was a Chinese-born American actor. He was the first Chinese-American contract player signed with RKO, Universal and, later, MGM and is generally acknowledged as the leading Asian-American actor of this era of American cinema.

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