Eddie Acuff

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Eddie Acuff
Born (1903-06-03)June 3, 1903
Caruthersville, Missouri, U.S.
Died December 17, 1956(1956-12-17) (aged 53)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Cause of death Heart attack
Occupation Actor
Years active 1932–1952

Eddie Acuff (June 3, 1903 – December 17, 1956) was an American actor. His best-known recurring role is that of Mr. Beasley, the postman, in the Blondie movie series that starred Penny Singleton and Arthur Lake.[1]


He was born in Caruthersville, Missouri. Acuff's maternal uncle was a performer on 19th century showboats along the Mississippi River.[citation needed] Before beginning his Hollywood film career in 1934, he performed in Broadway theatre in the early-1930s. He died in Hollywood, California, and is buried in Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery.

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  1. ^ "Day's Best Hollywood Story". Toledo Blade. January 12, 1948. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 

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