Broderick Crawford bio

Birth Name: William Broderick Crawford

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia

Date Of Birth: December 9, 1911

Date Of Death: April 26, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Broderick Crawford was born on the 9th of December, 1911. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Oscar-winning actor who played Willie Stark in All the King’s Men and starred as Chief Dan Matthews on the syndicated TV series, Highway Patrol. He also appeared in the 1960 film, Goliath and the Dragon.

Broderick Crawford was born in Philadelphia. He began working on the vaudeville stage alongside his parents, and after vaudeville’s decline he appeared on the Marx Brothers radio show. Ten years before his Oscar success, he played supporting roles in Hollywood.

Broderick Crawford was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Broderick Crawford was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

William Broderick Crawford is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Broderick Crawford’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Broderick Crawford’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Broderick Crawford kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Broderick Crawford was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Broderick Crawford
NICKNAME: Broderick
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Broderick Crawford was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Broderick Crawford was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Broderick Crawford had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Broderick Crawford’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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