William J. O'Brien
born: 31 January 1884
West Springfield, Massachusetts,
United States of America
died: 14 February 1953
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(age 69)
 
Balding American actor.
Real name: William John O'Brien
Height: 5'9"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography;
plus all films with Charley Chase.

12


1931
The Pip From Pittsburg
Auctioneer

1931
Pardon Us
Prison officer

1931
What A Bozo!
Waiter

1931
War Mamas
Heinrich, General's aide

1932
The Chimp
Circus owner

1932
Pack Up Your Troubles
Bystander

1932
The Soilers
Bald juror

1934
Honky-Donkey
Bystander

1935
Southern Exposure
Jury man

1936
At Sea Ashore
Immigration officer

1937
Pick A Star
Colonial club chef
 

1939
Zenobia
Barker
 
NON-HAL ROACH FILMS

1937
The Big Squirt
Streetcar passenger

Acknowledgements:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-11883-66855-95?cc=1536925 (birth record #10)
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-11883-64404-68?cc=1536925 (birth record #10)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2475-TBR (marriage)
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-25958-5066-19?cc=1968530 (WWI Draft Registration Card)
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-27797-3344-57?cc=2000219 (1940 Census, line 29)
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-16414-24974-7?cc=1861144 (WWII Draft Registration Card)
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-16414-24695-11?cc=1861144 (WWII Draft Registration Card)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VPNN-HNX (CA Death Index)
Richard W. Bann (positive identification)
Robert Winslow (identifiaction in What A Bozo!)
Jesse Brisson (help and information)

This page was last updated on: 13 February 2018