William Claude Fields

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  • William Claude Fields — W. C. Fields (eigentlich: William Claude Dukenfield; * 29. Januar 1880 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; † 25. Dezember 1946 in Pasadena, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Unterhaltungskünstler, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler. In… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Claude Dukenfield — W. C. Fields W. C. Fields, de son vrai nom William Claude Dukenfield, est un jongleur, humoriste de vaudeville, scénariste et acteur américain né le 29 janvier 1880 à Darby, en banlieue de Philadelphie (Pennsylvanie, É. U.) et décédé le 25… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fields, William Claude — (W. C.) (1880 1946)    Vaudeville film and radio comedian W. C. Fields was born William Claude Dukenfield in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His early theatrical career began as a juggler, and in the 1890s through 1915 he toured America and Europe.… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • William Claude Dukenfield — noun United States comedian and film actor (1880 1946) • Syn: ↑Fields, ↑W. C. Fields • Instance Hypernyms: ↑comedian, ↑comic …   Useful english dictionary

  • FIELDS (W. C.) — FIELDS WILLIAM CLAUDE dit W. C. (1879 1946) C’est l’avènement du cinéma parlant, fatal à d’autres comiques (Langdon, Semon, Chase, Cook, Pollard, Al Saint John, Ben Turpin), qui assura la célébrité de Fields. Il avait débuté pourtant sous la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Fields — (John Charles) (1863 1932) mathématicien canadien. Médaille Fields: prix international décerné tous les quatre ans, depuis 1936, à de jeunes mathématiciens. Fields (William Claude Dukinfield, dit W.C.) (1879 1946) acteur américain. Son personnage …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Fields,W.C. — Fields, W.C. Originally William Claude Dukenfield. 1880 1946. American entertainer known for his raspy voice, bulbous nose, and sardonic disposition. His films include My Little Chickadee (1940) and Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941). * * * …   Universalium

  • Fields — [fēldz] W. C. (born William Claude Dukenfield) 1880 1946; U.S. actor & comedian …   English World dictionary

  • Fields, W.C. — orig. William Claude Dukenfield born Jan. 29, 1880, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. died Dec. 25, 1946, Pasadena, Calif. U.S. actor and screenwriter. He was a vaudeville headliner as a juggler and appeared for seven seasons (1915–21) in the Ziegfeld… …   Universalium

  • Fields — noun United States comedian and film actor (1880 1946) • Syn: ↑W. C. Fields, ↑William Claude Dukenfield • Instance Hypernyms: ↑comedian, ↑comic * * * plural of field present third singular of …   Useful english dictionary

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