William Boyd

Jun 5, 1895
Hendrysburg, Ohio, USA

Bio: The son of a day laborer, William Boyd moved with his family to Tulsa, Oklahoma, when he was seven. His parents died while he was in his early teens, forcing him to quit school and take such jobs as a grocery clerk, surveyor and oil field worker. He went to Hollywood in 1919, already gray-haired. His first role was as an extra in Cecil B. DeMille's Why Change… More


William Boyd Videos

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Somebody Help Me
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A Waste Of Shame
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Mister Johnson
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