Harry Carey (actor)

Henry DeWitt Carey II (January 16, 1878 September 21, 1947) was an American actor and one of silent film's earliest superstars, usually cast as a Western hero. One of his best known performances is as the president of the United States Senate in the drama film Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He was the father of Harry Carey Jr., who was also a prominent actor.

Harry Carey
Carey in Angel and the Badman (1947)
Born
Henry DeWitt Carey II

(1878-01-16)January 16, 1878
DiedSeptember 21, 1947(1947-09-21) (aged 69)
Resting placeWoodlawn Cemetery, The Bronx, New York City
OccupationActor
Years active19091947
Spouse(s)
(m. 1920)
Children2, including Harry Carey Jr.

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