Donald Cook

Born Sep 26, 1901

Donald Cook was an American stage and film actor. Born in Portland, Oregon, he originally studied farming but later started business with a lumber company. He joined the Kansas Community Players and through this received an offer of stage work. He started screen work in "shorts" before going on to films. Cook was known for his portrayal of Mike Powers in the film The Public Enemy.… Read More

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1901 Birth Born on September 26, 1901.


1926 24 Years Old Cook made his Broadway debut in 1926 as Donn Cook, and his New York theatrical career continued until 1959.


1937 35 Years Old Cook was married to Princess Gioia Tasca di Cuto from 1937 until his death from a heart attack in New Haven aged 60.


1948 46 Years Old His credits included a 1948 revival of Private Lives.


1961 60 Years Old Died on October 1, 1961.
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