Eddie Tamblyn

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Eddie Tamblyn
Born Edward Francis Tamblyn
January 5, 1908
Yonkers, New York, U.S.A.
Died June 22, 1957(1957-06-22) (aged 49)
Hollywood, California, U.S.A.

Edward Francis Tamblyn (January 5, 1908[1] – June 22, 1957) was an American actor. He was the father of Russ Tamblyn and Larry Tamblyn, as well as the grandfather of actress Amber Tamblyn.

Born in Yonkers, New York, the son of Edna (née Brown; 1883-1975) and Joseph Tamblyn (1878-1941),[2] he became an actor in the 1930s and made uncredited roles in some movies.

Tamblyn died at the age of 49 in Hollywood, California on June 22, 1957, which was one year after his son Russ won a Golden Globe Award "New Star of the Year (Actor)" for his acting.



  1. ^ According to the State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California
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