Thomas Mitchell (I)

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Born

7/11/1892 , Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

Died

12/17/1962

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Biography:

Born in 1892 Thomas Mitchell began his acting career in 1913 with Charles Coburn's Shakespearean Company. This multi-talented actor has performed in radio, on stage, television and motion pictures as well as writing several plays. He is the first actor to win an Emmy, Oscar and a Tony award. Perhaps best remembered as Uncle Billy in "It's a Wonderful Life" and Scarlett's father in "Gone With the Wind", Thomas Mitchell also starred in three television series, 1955's "Mayor of the Town", 1957's "The O'Henry Playhouse" and 1959's "Glencannon", they ran for one season with 39 episodes produced for each program.

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