Ray Bolger bio

Birth Name: Raymond Wallace Bulcao

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Boston

Date Of Birth: January 10, 1904

Date Of Death: January 15, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Ray Bolger was born on the 10th of January, 1904. He was known for being a Movie Actor. He played the iconic Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz. His second most well known appearance was in the 1936 film the Great Ziegfeld, where he played himself.

Ray Bolger was born in Boston. He began his career as one-half of the Sanford & Bolger dance act. He rose to the top of the vaudeville scene by dancing at New York’s Palace Theater. He performed in a number of Broadway musicals, including Life Begins at 8:40, On Your Toes and Where’s Charley?, the latter of which earned him a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical.

Ray Bolger was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Raymond Wallace Bulcao 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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Ray Bolger’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ray Bolger’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Ray Bolger was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Raymond Wallace Bulcao
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Ray Bolger 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: Ray Bolger was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Ray Bolger 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.

Ray Bolger’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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