Bryant Washburn

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Bryant Washburn
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Washburn circa 1920
Born Franklin Bryant Washburn
(1889-04-28)April 28, 1889
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died April 30, 1963(1963-04-30) (aged 74)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1911–1947

Bryant Washburn (born Franklin Bryant Washburn; April 28, 1889 – April 30, 1963) was an American film actor.


Washbur appeared in 375 films between 1911 and 1947. He quickly became a comedy star after appearing in films such as Skinner's Baby and Skinner's Dress Suit in 1917.[1]

He died from a heart attack in Hollywood. His interment was located in Culver City, California's Holy Cross Cemetery. His son, Bryant Washburn, Jr. (1915–1960), was also an actor, a major in the US Air Force Reserve, served during World War II and Korea, and predeceased him.

Partial filmography

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Our People (1916)


  1. "Gallery of Photo Players". Motion Picture Magazine. New York: Brewster Publications. March 1918. Retrieved September 20, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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