Tenen Holtz

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Tenen Holtz
Born (1877-02-17)February 17, 1877
Russia
Died July 1, 1971(1971-07-01) (aged 94)
Los Angeles County, California, USA
Occupation Actor
Years active 1926-1961

Tenen Holtz (February 17, 1877 – July 1, 1971) was a Russian Empire born American actor. He appeared in nearly 60 films between 1926 and 1961.

He was born Elihu "Elye" Tenenholtz in the hamlet of Azran, near the city of Rovne and came to the United States the age of ten. His first appearance in amateur Yiddish theatricals occurred in 1903, in staged readings of the works of Yiddish author Sholom Aleichem. His final television appearance was as murder victim Otto Joseph in the 1964 Perry Mason episode, "The Case of the Arrogant Arsonist."

He was born in Russia and died in Los Angeles County, California.

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