Blue Washington

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Blue Washington
Kiki poster 1931.jpg
Lobby card for Kiki (1931) with Washington at upper right
BornFebruary 26, 1898
DiedSeptember 15, 1970(1970-09-15) (aged 72)
Los Angeles, California
OccupationFilm actor
Years active1919-1957
Edgar "Blue" Washington
First Baseman / pitcher
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
debut
1916, for the Chicago American Giants
Last appearance
1920, for the Kansas City Monarchs
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Edgar "Blue" Washington (12 February 1898 – 15 September 1970), was an American actor and played for a few years as a pitcher and first baseman in the Negro Leagues for the Chicago American Giants and the Kansas City Monarchs. He appeared in 74 films between 1919 and 1957. In the 1933 film Haunted Gold, he portrays Clarence, a comic sidekick, with John Wayne.

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