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Robert Edeson, American actor.

Background

Edeson, Robert was born in 1868 in New Orleans. Son of George R. and Marion (Tallferro) Edeson.

Education

Educated Brooklyn public schools.

Career

First appearance, in “Fascination,” Park Theatre, New York, 1887. Later appeared in “A Night Off,” “The Dark Secret,” “Incog.”. Appeared in “Under the Red Robe,” 1906.

Leading man in “The Climbers”. Starred in “Soldiers of Fortune,” 1902-1904. “Ransom’s Folly,” “Strongheart,” 1905-1907.

“Classmates,” 1907; “The Call of the North,” 1908. “The Noble Spaniard,” 1909. “Fine Feathers,” 1913.

With Famous Players-Lasky Corporation (moving pictures), since 1921. Home: Hollywood, Calif.

Connections

Married Ellen Burg, actress (died 1906). Married second, Georgie Eliot, d.

father:
George R. Edeson

mother:
Marion (Tallferro) Edeson

spouses:
Ellen Burg

Georgie Eliot