Roland Young

Born Nov 11, 1887

Roland Young was an English actor.

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1887 Birth Born on November 11, 1887.


1908 20 Years Old Young made his first stage appearance in London's West End in Find the Woman in 1908, and in 1912 he made his Broadway debut in Hindle Wakes. … Read More


1921 33 Years Old Young was married twice, to Marjorie Krummer from 1921 until 1940, and to Patience DuCroz from 1948 until his death in New York City.
1922 34 Years Old He made his film debut in the 1922 silent film Sherlock Holmes, in which he played Watson opposite John Barrymore as Holmes. … Read More


1937 49 Years Old In 1937, he achieved one of the most important successes of his career, as bank president Cosmo Topper, haunted by the ghosts of his clients, played by Cary Grant and Constance Bennett. … Read More


1941 53 Years Old His last starring role was in the final installment of the Topper series, Topper Returns in 1941, with Billie Burke and Joan Blondell. … Read More
1945 57 Years Old In 1945, he began his own radio show and appeared in the film adaption of Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None. … Read More


1953 66 Years Old Died on June 5, 1953.
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