Larry Semon

Larry Semon bio

Birth Name: Lawrence Semon

Occupation: Comedian

Place Of Birth: Mississippi

Date Of Birth: July 16, 1889

Date Of Death: October 8, 1928

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Larry Semon was born on the 16th of July, 1889. He was famous for being a Comedian. Slapstick comic actor during the silent film era who had a meteoric rise to the heights of fame and just as steep of a descent due to his flashy lifestyle. He directed the 1925 silent film Wizard of Oz, which had an influence on the 1939 classic.

Larry Semon was born in Mississippi. Showing a talent for art, he worked as a cartoonist for several newspapers, which got him a job at Vitagraph, writing gags. At Vitagraph he went from writing scripts to acting, directing, and taking just about every responsibility with the studio; but his foray into making movies on his own went very expensively awry.

Larry Semon was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Larry Semon was born in 1880s.

Lawrence Semon 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".


Larry’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Larry Semon was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lawrence Semon
NICKNAME: Ridolini
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Larry Semon was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Larry Semon was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Larry Semon had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Larry Semon’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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