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Elisha Cook, Jr.

Elisha Cook, Jr.AKA Elisha Vanslyck Cook, Jr.

Born: 26-Dec-1903
Birthplace: San Francisco, CA
Died: 18-May-1995
Location of death: Big Pine, CA
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Cremated (ashes scattered)

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Maltese Falcon

Father: Elisha Vanslyck Cook, Sr. (pharmacist)
Wife: Mary Lou (m. 1929, div. 1942)
Wife: Peggy McKenna (m. 1943, until his death)

    University: St. Albans College, St. Albans, VT
    University: Chicago Academy of Dramatic Art

    Stroke 1990

    The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (31-Oct-1987)
    It Came Upon the Midnight Clear (15-Dec-1984)
    Hammett (12-Sep-1982) · Eli the Taxi Driver
    National Lampoon's Movie Madness (23-Apr-1982) · Mousy
    Leave 'em Laughing (29-Apr-1981) · Jetter
    Harry's War (Mar-1981) · Sgt. Billy
    Carny (13-Jun-1980)
    Tom Horn (28-Mar-1980) · Stable Hand
    1941 (14-Dec-1979) · The Patron
    Salem's Lot (17-Nov-1979)
    The Champ (4-Apr-1979) · Georgie
    St. Ives (17-Sep-1976)
    The Black Bird (25-Dec-1975)
    Winterhawk (5-Nov-1975)
    Electra Glide in Blue (16-Jan-1974)
    The Outfit (Oct-1973) · Carl
    Emperor of the North Pole (23-May-1973) · Gray Cat
    Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (23-May-1973)
    Dead People (1973)
    Blacula (25-Aug-1972)
    The Great Northfield, Minnesota Raid (12-May-1972) · Bunker
    The Night Stalker (11-Jan-1972)
    The Scarecrow (10-Jan-1972)
    El Condor (19-Jun-1970) · Old Convict
    The Great Bank Robbery (10-Sep-1969)
    Rosemary's Baby (12-Jun-1968)
    Welcome to Hard Times (1-May-1967) · Hanson
    Blood on the Arrow (11-Oct-1964) · Tex
    Johnny Cool (2-Oct-1963) · Undertaker
    The Haunted Palace (28-Aug-1963)
    Black Zoo (15-May-1963)
    Papa's Delicate Condition (6-Mar-1963)
    One-Eyed Jacks (30-Mar-1961) · Bank Teller
    College Confidential (20-Aug-1960)
    Platinum High School (13-May-1960)
    Day of the Outlaw (Jul-1959)
    House on Haunted Hill (17-Feb-1959) · Watson Pritchard
    Baby Face Nelson (11-Dec-1957)
    Plunder Road (5-Dec-1957)
    Chicago Confidential (30-Aug-1957) · Candymouth
    The Lonely Man (12-Aug-1957)
    Voodoo Island (Feb-1957) · Martin Schuyler
    Accused of Murder (21-Dec-1956) · Whitey Pollock
    The Killing (20-May-1956) · George Peatty
    The Indian Fighter (21-Dec-1955)
    Trial (7-Oct-1955) · Finn
    Timberjack (4-Feb-1955)
    Drum Beat (17-Nov-1954) · Crackel
    Thunder Over the Plains (27-Oct-1953) · Standish
    Shane (24-Apr-1953) · Stonewall Torrey
    Don't Bother to Knock (18-Jul-1952) · Eddie Forbes
    Behave Yourself! (Sep-1951) · Jonas
    The Great Gatsby (13-Jul-1949)
    Flaxy Martin (15-Feb-1949) · Roper
    The Gangster (25-Nov-1947) · Oval
    The Long Night (28-May-1947) · Frank
    Born to Kill (3-May-1947) · Marty
    Fall Guy (15-Mar-1947)
    The Big Sleep (23-Aug-1946) · Harry Jones
    Two Smart People (4-Jun-1946)
    The Falcon's Alibi (12-Apr-1946)
    Cinderella Jones (9-Mar-1946) · Oliver S. Patch
    Blonde Alibi (Mar-1946)
    Why Girls Leave Home (9-Oct-1945)
    Dillinger (2-Mar-1945) · Kirk Otto
    Dark Waters (21-Nov-1944)
    Dark Mountain (Sep-1944) · Whitey
    Up in Arms (17-Feb-1944) · Info Jones
    Phantom Lady (17-Feb-1944) · Cliff Milburn
    Manila Calling (18-Sep-1942)
    Wildcat (3-Sep-1942)
    A-Haunting We Will Go (7-Aug-1942)
    A Gentleman at Heart (16-Jan-1942) · Genius
    Hellzapoppin (26-Dec-1941)
    Ball of Fire (2-Dec-1941) · Waiter
    I Wake Up Screaming (14-Nov-1941) · Harry Williams
    The Maltese Falcon (3-Oct-1941) · Wilmer Cook
    Love Crazy (23-May-1941) · Elevator Boy
    Tin Pan Alley (22-Nov-1940) · Joe Codd
    Stranger on the Third Floor (16-Aug-1940) · Joe Briggs
    He Married His Wife (19-Jan-1940) · Dickie Brown
    Grand Jury Secrets (23-Jun-1939)
    My Lucky Star (4-Dec-1938)
    Submarine Patrol (25-Nov-1938)
    Wife, Doctor and Nurse (11-Oct-1937)
    They Won't Forget (9-Oct-1937) · Joe Turner
    Life Begins in College (1-Oct-1937)
    Danger: Love at Work (30-Sep-1937)
    Love Is News (26-Feb-1937)
    Pigskin Parade (23-Oct-1936) · Herbert Van Dyck

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