W.C. Fields

Jan 29, 1880

Bio: A Charles Dickens character come to life, American comedian W. C. Fields (born William Claude Dukenfield) ran away from home at age 11. Continuous exposure to cold weather gave his voice its distinctive hoarse timbre, while constant fights with bigger kids gave Fields his trademarked red, battered nose. Perfecting his skills as a juggler until his fingers bled,… More


W.C. Fields Videos

That's Entertainment, Part 2
1 minutes 18 seconds
It's A Gift
20 seconds
My Little Chickadee
2 minutes 34 seconds
The Bank Dick
2 minutes 52 seconds
International House
1 minutes 10 seconds

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