Lon Chaney Sr.

Lon Chaney Sr. bio

Birth Name: Lon Chaney Sr.

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Colorado Springs

Date Of Birth: April 1, 1883

Date Of Death: August 26, 1930

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Lon Chaney Sr. was born on the 1st of April, 1883. He was famous for being a Movie Actor. One of the most versatile actors of early cinema who played roles in The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Phantom of the Opera. His other notable films include The Penalty, Shadows, and He Who Gets Slapped.

Lon Chaney Sr. was born in Colorado Springs. He debuted with an uncredited role in the 1912 silent film, The Honor of the Family. He was known as the Man of 1000 Faces in early cinema.

Lon Chaney Sr. was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lon Chaney Sr. was born in 1880s.

Lon Chaney Sr. 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Lon Chaney Sr. was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Lon Chaney Sr.
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Lon Chaney Sr. was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Lon Chaney Sr. was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Lon Chaney Sr. had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Lon Chaney Sr.’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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