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Monday, October 1, 2012

Richard Arlen

Richard Arlen (September 1, 1899 – March 28, 1976) was an American actor. Handsome leading man Richard Arlen was born Cornelius Richard Van Mattemore in Charlottesville. He began his acting career as an extra in silent movies, and made a big hit in the William Wellman silent movie classic "Wings" (1927), with Clara Bow and Buddy Rogers, the first film to win an Academy Award as Best Picture.
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