Michael Visaroff

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Michael Visaroff
Michael Visaroff in The Son of Monte Cristo.jpg
Michael Visaroff in The Son of Monte Cristo (1940)
Born (1892-12-18)December 18, 1892
Moscow, Russia
Died February 27, 1951(1951-02-27) (aged 58)
Hollywood, California, USA
Occupation Actor
Years active 1925-1952

Michael Simeon Visaroff (December 18, 1892 – February 27, 1951) was a Russian American film actor, a graduate of the Russian Principal Dramatic School, he started his career on stage, before making the transition to film, appearing in 113 films between 1925 and 1952. He was best known for his uncredited appearance in an early scene of Dracula (1931) as the nervous Hungarian innkeeper who, as Renfield is traveling to meet the Count, warns him about the actual existence of vampires. He was born as Mikhail Semenovich Vizarov (Russian: Михаил Семёнович Визаров) in Moscow and was married to Nina Visaroff. He died in Hollywood, California, from pneumonia in 1951.[1]

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  1. ^ "Find-a-Grave: Michael Visaroff". findagrave.com. Retrieved October 4, 2009. 

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