(May 9, 1895-August 17, 1963)
Acted in 'Camille (1917),' 'Rich Man, Poor Man (1918),' 'Broken Blossoms (1919),' 'Way Down East (1920),' 'Drag (1929)' and 'The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940)'
Founder of short-lived Inspiration Pictures (1921)
Died of throat cancer (1963)
Why he might be annoying
He was divorced.
He left college to star in a film and never returned.
He made several films with the notorious racist director D.W. Griffith.
His career in movies fizzled out after the end of the silent era.
Why he might not be annoying
He joined the U.S. Naval Reserve in 1942.
Lillian Gish once said he had 'the most beautiful face of any man who ever went before the camera.'
He was one of the founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
He was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar at the very first Academy Awards (1929).
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Year In Review:
For 2017, as of last week, Out of 6 Votes: 16.67% Annoying
In 2016, Out of 1 Votes: 0% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 11 Votes: 36.36% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 11 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 11 Votes: 63.64% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 6 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
In 2010, Out of 25 Votes: 56.00% Annoying
In 2009, Out of 31 Votes: 41.94% Annoying
In 2008, Out of 34 Votes: 64.71% Annoying
In 2007, Out of 62 Votes: 61.29% Annoying
In 2006, Out of 100 Votes: 54.00% Annoying
In 2005, Out of 173 Votes: 50.29% Annoying
In 2004, Out of 72 Votes: 40.28% Annoying
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