Charles Hill Mailes

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Charles Hill Mailes
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Motion Picture Story Magazine 1913
Born (1870-05-25)25 May 1870
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died 17 February 1937(1937-02-17) (aged 66)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Occupation Actor
Years active 1909–1935

Charles Hill Mailes (25 May 1870 – 17 February 1937) was a Canadian actor of the silent era.[1]


Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1870, Mailes appeared in 290 films between 1909 and 1935. He married the actress Claire McDowell in 1906 and the happy couple appeared in numerous silent films together including The Mark of Zorro (1920). They had two sons, Robert and Eugene. He died in Los Angeles, California, in 1935.

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  1. ^ George A. Katchmer (8 May 2002). A Biographical Dictionary of Silent Film Western Actors and Actresses. McFarland. pp. 228–. ISBN 978-1-4766-0905-8. 

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