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Torin Thatcher

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Torin Thatcher
Thatcher in The Robe (1953)
Torin Herbert Erskine Thatcher

(1905-01-15)15 January 1905
Died4 March 1981(1981-03-04) (aged 76)
Years active1927–1976
Marguerite Mildred Daniel
(m. 1940; died 1951)
Anna Le Borgne
(m. 1952)

Torin Herbert Erskine Thatcher (15 January 1905 – 4 March 1981) was a British actor who was noted for his flashy portrayals of screen villains.

Personal life


Thatcher was born 15 January 1905 in Bombay, British India,[1] to British parents, Torin James Blair Thatcher, a police officer, and his wife Edith Rachel, a voice and piano teacher, younger daughter of the Hon. Justice Sir Herbert Batty, a puisne judge of the High Court of Bombay.[2][3][4][5]



Thatcher died of cancer on 4 March 1981 in Thousand Oaks, California.[1]

Select filmography



  1. ^ a b "Torin Thatcher, 76, actor". Newsday. 5 March 1981. p. 31.
  2. ^ Who was who in the theatre, 1912-1976 Volume 4, Gale Research Group, 1978, pg 2347
  3. ^ Annual Obituary 1981, Thomson Gale, 1982, pg 153
  4. ^ The Law Times: The Journal and Record of the Law and the Lawyers, Volume 114, pg 394
  5. ^ Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage, 1931, pg 908