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Dick Purcell

Dick PurcellAKA Richard Gerald Purcell

Born: 6-Aug-1908
Birthplace: Greenwich, CT
Died: 10-Apr-1944
Location of death: Hollywood, CA
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, CA

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Bank Dick

Played Captain America in the 1944 serial of the same name.

Wife: Ethelind Terry (m. 3-Mar-1942, div. 26-Aug-1942)

    University: Fordham University

    Leave It to the Irish (26-Aug-1944)
    Captain America (5-Feb-1944)
    Timber Queen (13-Jan-1944) · Milt Holmes
    The Mystery of the 13th Guest (5-Nov-1943) · Johnny Smith
    Aerial Gunner (20-Mar-1943) · Pvt. Blaine
    Idaho (10-Mar-1943)
    Reveille with Beverly (4-Feb-1943)
    In Old California (31-May-1942) · Joe Dawson
    Bullets for O'Hara (19-Jul-1941) · Wicks
    King of the Zombies (14-May-1941) · James McCarthy
    Flight Command (17-Dec-1940) · Lt. "Stitchy" Payne
    The Bank Dick (29-Nov-1940) · Mackley Q. Greene
    Arise, My Love (16-Oct-1940)
    New Moon (18-Jul-1940) · Alexander
    Private Affairs (4-Jul-1940)
    Blackwell's Island (2-Mar-1939) · Terry Walsh
    Nancy Drew, Detective (19-Nov-1938)
    Garden of the Moon (23-Sep-1938) · Rick Fulton
    Valley of the Giants (9-Sep-1938) · Creel
    Penrod's Double Trouble (23-Jul-1938)
    Accidents Will Happen (9-Apr-1938)
    Over the Wall (27-Mar-1938) · Ace Scanlon
    Missing Witnesses (11-Dec-1937) · Bull Regan
    Wine, Women and Horses (11-Sep-1937)
    Slim (24-Jun-1937) · Tom
    Melody for Two (1-May-1937) · Mel Lynch
    Navy Blues (29-Mar-1937)
    The Captain's Kid (14-Nov-1936)
    The Case of the Velvet Claws (15-Aug-1936) · Crandal
    Public Enemy's Wife (8-Jul-1936)
    Bullets or Ballots (6-Jun-1936) · Driscoll
    The Law in Her Hands (16-May-1936) · Marty
    Times Square Playboy (1-May-1936) · Wally Calhoun
    Brides Are Like That (22-Mar-1936) · Dr. Randolph Jenkins
    Ceiling Zero (16-Jan-1936)

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