Recorded October 27th, 1970 - 26 min
Popular motion picture star whose film career spanned more than thirty years. He was born December 9, 1909 and was 61 when we spoke with him in the star suite at the Drury Lane Theatre in suburban Chicago. Among his best remembered films: Dawn Patrol (1930); Prisoner of Zenda (1937); Gunga Din (1939); Sinbad the Sailor (1947). He died May 7, 2000 at age 90.
The Silent Men - 12/2/51 - Death and taxes
Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Douglas Fairbanks Jr starring in his own radio program, "The Silent Men" from December 2nd, 1951.