August Tollaire

born: 07 March 1866
died: 15 January 1959
Glendale, Los Ageles County, California,
United States of America
(chronic myocarditis, age 92)

French actor who often had a long white beard in his films. When he arrived at Philadelphia, PA in 1907 he was already divorced. He claimed his "race" as Flemish. The town where he was born is 2 miles from the Belgian border.
Real name: Auguste Theophile Tollaire
Height: 5'6"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Stolen Goods
Doctor Goosebaum

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Acknowledgements: (U.S., Naturalization Records, 1840-1957: LA 1937 Sep 1 Auguste Theophile Tollaire) (U.S., Naturalization Records, Federal, CA 1843-1999: LA 1937 Mar 17 declaration photo) (1959 Jan 15 Glendale CA death certificate)
Jim Jarvis (research and information)

This page was last updated on: 07 March 2023