Hugh Saxon

born: 14 January 1869
New Orleans, Louisiana,
United States of America
died: 14 May 1945
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(stomach hemorrhage due to cancer of stomach & esophagus, age 76)

Elderly American actor. According to his studio bio, censuses & city directories he was also a stage, vaudeville and circus performer: proofreader, editor and and scenario writer.
Real name: Hugh Allen Saxon
Height: 5'9½"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Radio Mad
Elderly man in bathtub

Acknowledgements & sources: (1869 Jan 14 Birth Record, New Orleans: Dad is wealthy "merchant") (1900 Census LA: proofreader: married 1 yr) (1921 Motion Picture Directory: 5' 9 1/2") (1945 May 14 LA Death Certificate)
Steve Massa (identification in Radio Mad)
Jim Jarvis (information)

This page was last updated on: 24 March 2022