John R. Cumpson

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John R. Cumpson
Born 1868
Buffalo, New York, U.S.
Died March 15, 1913
New York City, New York, U.S.
Other names John Compson
John Cumpson
Mr. Cumpson
Occupation Actor
Years active 1901–1913

John R. Cumpson (1868 – March 15, 1913) was an American film and stage actor. He appeared in 124 films between 1905 and 1912. Cumpson died of pneumonia and diabetes in New York City.

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
1905 The White Caps
1908 Romance of a Jewess Customer
The Call of the Wild Chinese Servant
A Calamitous Elopement
Monday Morning in a Coney Island Police Court
A Smoked Husband
1909 Mr. Jones Has a Card Party
Those Awful Hats Theatre Audience Alternative title: Those Darn Hats
The Lonely Villa At the Inn
1910 How Bumptious Papered the Parlor Bumptious
Bumptious as a Fireman Bumptious
1911 Mr. Bumptious, Detective Bumptious
Billy's Séance Billy
1912 Percy Learns to Waltz Percy
A Millionaire for a Day Fred Dudley
How Shorty Won Out Shorty
Ferdie, Be Brave Ferdie

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