Robert Kent (actor)

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Robert Kent (actor)
Born (1908-12-03)December 3, 1908
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
Died May 4, 1955(1955-05-04) (aged 46)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of death
Coronary occlusion
Occupation Film actor
Years active 1934-1956
Spouse(s) Astrid Allwyn (1937-1941)
Children Kristina
Kim Louise

Robert Kent, born Douglas Blackley, Jr, (December 3, 1908 – May 4, 1955)[1] was an American film actor. His career included starring roles in several film serials of the 1940s, including The Phantom Creeps, Who's Guilty?, and The Phantom Rider. He also had a role in the 1938 film The Gladiator and was Virginia Vale's leading man in Blonde Comet, a 1941 movie about a female racing driver.

He was married to actress Astrid Allwyn from 1937 to 1941. He had three children: Kristina, Susan, and Kim Louise.[2] He died in Los Angeles, California of a coronary occlusion due to coronary arteriosclerosis.[3]

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