Gilbert Roland

Born Dec 11, 1905

Gilbert Roland was a Mexican-born American film actor.

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1905 Birth Born on December 11, 1905.


1917 11 Years Old He played Hugo, the agnostic (and totally fictional) friend of the three shepherd children in The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima, based on the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima in 1917.


1927 21 Years Old …  In 1927, he played Armand in Camille opposite Norma Talmadge, with whom he was romantically involved, and they starred together in several productions. … Read More
1933 27 Years Old He had appeared with Bennett as the romantic lead in After Tonight, a 1933 World War I drama.


1941 35 Years Old Roland was married to actress Constance Bennett from 1941 to 1946.


1953 47 Years Old In 1953, Roland played Greek-American sponge diver Mike Petrakis in the epic Beneath the 12-Mile Reef.
1954 48 Years Old His second marriage, to Guillermina Cantú in 1954, lasted until his death forty years later.


1963 57 Years Old Roland played Dom Pedro II, the emperor of Brazil, in a 1963 episode, "A Kingdom for a Horse", of the syndicated western television series Death Valley Days. … Read More


1982 76 Years Old His last film appearance was in the 1982 western Barbarosa.
1994 88 Years Old Gilbert Roland died of cancer in Beverly Hills, California, in 1994, aged 88. … Read More
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