Bob Steele

born: 23 January 1907
Portland, Oregon,
United States of America
died: 21 December 1988
Burbank, California,
United States of America
(emphysema, age 81)

American actor. Both parents were touring vaudevillians. Bob had a twin brother, Bill (1907-1971), who (as kids) starred with him in a short film series "The Adventures of Bob and Bill" which was directed by their dad, who was a film actor, director and writer.
His height of 5'6" is according to his WWII Draft card; other sources list him at an inch shorter.
Real name: Robert Adrian Bradbury
Height: 5'6"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Of Mice And Men
Curley Jackson

Acknowledgements & sources: (WWII Young Mens Draft Cards 1940.L) (Complete bio well researched from Chuck Anderson) (1940 Ht:5'6" Young Mens Draft Cards at
Jim Jarvis (help and information)

This page was last updated on: 12 March 2019