Victor McLaglen

Born Dec 10, 1886

Victor Andrew de Bier Everleigh McLaglen was an English boxer and World War I veteran who became a successful film actor. Towards the end of his life he was naturalised as a U.S. citizen.

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1886 Birth Born on December 10, 1886.


1913 26 Years Old He returned to Britain in 1913 and during the First World War served as a Captain (acting) with the 10th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment, part of the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (Queen's and Royal Hampshires). … Read More


1918 31 Years Old He also continued boxing, and was named Heavyweight Champion of the British Army in 1918. … Read More
1919 32 Years Old Victor McLaglen was married three times. His first marriage was to Enid Lamont in 1919. … Read More


1935 48 Years Old In 1935 McLaglen spent a reported $40,000 to build his own stadium near Riverside Drive and Hyperion Avenue, near Griffith Park and the Atwater Village neighbourhood of Los Angeles. … Read More


1941 54 Years Old In 1941 he was selected as the grand marshal of the Clovis Rodeo parade in Clovis, California.
1942 55 Years Old Enid Lamont McLaglen died in 1942 as a result of a horse riding accident. Victor McLaglen married twice more. His second marriage was to Suzanne M. Brueggeman. That marriage lasted from 1943 until 1948.


1948 61 Years Old His third and final marriage was to Margaret Pumphrey, whom he married in 1948.
1959 73 Years Old He remained married to Margaret, a Seattle socialite, until his death of a heart attack in 1959. … Read More
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