Chink Snowden

born: 23 November 1889
San Francisco, California,
United States of America
died: 01 March 1949
San Bernadino, California,
United States of America
(age 59)

Black American jazz musician and pianist.
Real name: Theodore Rodgers Snowden
Height: 6'1"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Lonesome Luke On Tin Can Alley
Jazz musician

Acknowledgements & sources:
The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (1900 Census) (1910 Census) (WWI draft reg. card) (1920 Census) (1929-30 Santa Barbara City Directory) (1929-30 Santa Barbara City Directory) (1930 Census)
Theodore Rodgers Snowden, "U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942" ( (CA Death Index) (U.S. Veterans Adm. Master Index) (California Eagle, 30 Nov 1918) (Northwest Enterprise, 19 Jul 1934) (California Eagle, 17 Feb 1943) (San Bernardino Daily Sun, 03 Mar 1949) (San Bernardino Daily Sun, 04 Mar 1949) (1930 photo, with Clem Raymond's Band) ('Jazz on the Barbary Coast' by Tom Stoddard)
Jesse Brisson (research and information)
Jim Jarvis (height)

This page was last updated on: 17 October 2021