Gordon Griffith

Jul 4, 1907

Bio: With a blondish wig, a loincloth, and the kind of makeup they used to call "bole-armenia," 11-year-old Gordon Griffith played Elmo Lincoln as a child in Tarzan and the Apes, thus becoming the screen's first Tarzan and the answer to one of those trick trivia questions. Already a veteran performer at the young age of six, Griffith had been one of comedy producer Mack… More


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