Charles Trowbridge

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Charles Trowbridge
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Trowbridge circa 1920
Born Charles Silas Richard Trowbridge
(1882-01-10)January 10, 1882
Veracruz, Mexico
Died April 30, 1967(1967-04-30) (aged 85)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Years active 1915–1958

Charles Silas Richard Trowbridge (January 10, 1882 – October 30, 1967) was an American film actor. He appeared in 233 films between 1915 and 1958.


Trowbridge was born in Veracruz, Mexico, where his father served in the diplomatic corps of the United States. He ran a coffee plantation in Hawaii before venturing into acting.[1]

Trowbridge's Broadway credits include Dinner at Eight (1932), Ladies of Creation (1931), Congai (1928), The Behavior of Mrs. Crane (1927), We Never Learn (1927), Craig's Wife (1925), It All Depends (1925), The Backslapper (1924), The Locked Door (1924), Sweet Seventeen (1923), The Lullaby (1923), The Last Warning (1922), The Night Call (1921), Just Because (1921), The Broken Wing (1920),[2] Why Worry? (1918), This Way Out (1917), Come Out of the Kitchen (1916) and Daddy Long Legs (1914).[3]

Trowbridge died in Los Angeles, California.

Partial filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "It Seems He's Seen Life, as They Say". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. New York, Brooklyn. May 6, 1934. p. 54. Retrieved January 23, 2017 – via  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "("Charles Trowbridge" search results)". Playbill Vault. Playbill. Retrieved 24 January 2017. 
  3. ^ "("Charles Trowbridge" search results continued)". Playbill Vault. Playbill. Retrieved 24 January 2017. 

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