Elisha Cook Jr.

Elisha Cook Jr. bio

Birth Name: Elisha Cook Jr.

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: San Francisco

Date Of Birth: December 26, 1903

Date Of Death: May 18, 1995

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Elisha Cook Jr. was born on the 26th of December, 1903. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. Character actor most widely remembered for his role as Wilmer in the classic 1941 film The Maltese Falcon. He was a mainstay in the film business for more than six decades, appearing in many memorable films including 1946’s The Big Sleep, 1953’s Shane and 1956’s The Killing.

Elisha Cook Jr. was born in San Francisco. He worked as a vaudeville performer as a teenager and starred in the Broadway play Ah, Wilderness! for two years. He received the Silver Medallion Award at the 1981 Telluride Film Festival for his illustrious career as a character actor.

Elisha Cook Jr. was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Elisha Cook Jr. was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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Elisha Cook Jr. was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: Elisha Cook Jr.
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Elisha Cook Jr. was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Elisha Cook Jr. was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Elisha Cook Jr. had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Elisha Cook Jr.’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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