Andy Devine

American actor (1905–1977) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Andrew Vabre Devine (October 7, 1905 – February 18, 1977)[1] was an American character actor known for his distinctive raspy, crackly voice and roles in Western films, including his role as Cookie, the sidekick of Roy Rogers in 10 feature films. He also appeared alongside John Wayne in films such as Stagecoach (1939), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, and How the West Was Won (both 1962). He is also remembered as Jingles on the TV series The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok from 1951 to 1958, as Danny McGuire in A Star Is Born (1937), and as the voice of Friar Tuck in the Disney Animation Studio film Robin Hood (1973).

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Andy Devine
Devine in 1934
Andrew Vabre Devine

(1905-10-07)October 7, 1905
DiedFebruary 18, 1977(1977-02-18) (aged 71)
Resting placePacific View Memorial Park, Newport Beach, California
33.60953°N 117.85336°W / 33.60953; -117.85336
Other namesJeremiah Schwartz
EducationSaint Mary's College of California
Northern Arizona University
Santa Clara University
Years active1932–1977
Political partyRepublican
Dorothy House
(m. 1933)
FamilyJames H. Ward (great-grandfather)

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