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British actor

Donald Meek is ...

Dead
Born 14 Jul 1878 in Glasgow
Died 18 Nov 1946 in Los Angeles
Age68 years, 4 months
Causeleukemia
Correction?
Donald Meek
Donald Meek
Cropped screenshot of Donald Meek from the trailer for the film A Woman's Face

About Donald Meek

Donald Meek (14 July 1878 – 18 November 1946) was a Scottish character actor. He was well known for his supporting roles playing nervous and fearful characters.

Death

Donald Meek died of leukemia on Monday, 18 November 1946 in Los Angeles, California, while playing the role of Mr. Twiddle in William A. Wellman's socially-themed comedy Magic Town with Jimmy Stewart and Jane Wyman, which premiered on October 7, 1947, just under a year after Meek's death. A prolific film actor in over 100 Hollywood movies during its Golden Age, he received a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Originally buried in California, his body was later moved to Fairmount Cemetery mausoleum in Denver, Colorado, USA.

Films

Donald Meek has worked on the following films:

You Can't Take It With You
1938 film by Frank Capra
1938
Bathing Beauty
1944 film by George Sidney
1944
The Informer
1935 film by John Ford
1935
My Little Chickadee
1940 film by Edward F. Cline
1940
Barbary Coast
1935 film by Howard Hawks
1935
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
1938 American film
1938
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
1940 film by William Dieterle
1940
A Woman's Face
1941 film by George Cukor
1941
Pennies from Heaven
1936 film by Norman Z. McLeod, Jo Swerling
1936
Love on the Run
1936 film by W. S. Van Dyke
1936
DuBarry Was a Lady
1943 film by Roy Del Ruth
1943
Peter Ibbetson
1935 film by Henry Hathaway
1935
Jesse James
1939 film starring Tyrone Power and Henry Fonda
1939
The Gilded Lily
1935 film by Wesley Ruggles
1935
They Got Me Covered
1943 film by David Butler
1943
Two Girls and a Sailor
1944 film by Richard Thorpe
1944
The Toast of New York
1937 film by Rowland V. Lee
1937
Young Mr. Lincoln
1939 film by John Ford
1939
Babes on Broadway
1941 film by Vincente Minnelli, Busby Berkeley
1941
The Whole Town's Talking
1935 film by John Ford
1935
Magic Town
1947 film by William A. Wellman
1947
The Thin Man Goes Home
1945 film by Richard Thorpe
1945
Double Wedding
1937 film by Richard Thorpe
1937
Having Wonderful Time
1938 film by Robert Parrish, Alfred Santell
1938
What Every Woman Knows
1934 film by Gregory La Cava, Lesley Selander
1934
One Rainy Afternoon
1936 film by Rowland V. Lee
1936
College Coach
1933 film by William A. Wellman
1933
Nick Carter, Master Detective
1940 film by Jacques Tourneur
1940
The Merry Widow
1934 film by Ernst Lubitsch
1934
Barnacle Bill
1941 feature film
1941
Mark of the Vampire
1935 film by Tod Browning
1935
Colonel Effingham's Raid
1946 film by Irving Pichel
1946
Murder at the Vanities
1934 film by Mitchell Leisen
1934
Come Live with Me
1941 American romantic comedy film
1941
Tortilla Flat
1942 film by Victor Fleming
1942
Air Raid Wardens
1943 film by Edward Sedgwick
1943
Ever in My Heart
1933 film by Archie Mayo
1933
Seven Sweethearts
1942 film by Frank Borzage
1942
Parnell
1937 film by John M. Stahl
1937
Little Miss Broadway
1938 film by Irving Cummings
1938
Romance in Manhattan
1935 film by Stephen Roberts
1935
Lost Angel
1943 film by Roy Rowland
1943
Baby Face Harrington
1935 film by Raoul Walsh
1935
The Return of Frank James
1940 film by Fritz Lang
1940
Breakfast for Two
1937 film by Alfred Santell
1937
Biography of a Bachelor Girl
1935 American comedy film
1935
Artists and Models
1937 film by Raoul Walsh
1937
Hi Nellie!
1934 film by Mervyn LeRoy
1934
The Feminine Touch
1941 film by W. S. Van Dyke
1941
You're a Sweetheart
1937 film by David Butler
1937
Hollywood Cavalcade
1939 American film
1939
Maid of Salem
1937 film by Frank Lloyd
1937
Two in a Crowd
1936 film by Alfred E. Green
1936
The Return of Peter Grimm
1935 film by George Nicholls, Jr.
1935
Phantom Raiders
1940 film by Jacques Tourneur
1940
Star Dust
1940 film by Walter Lang
1940
Rise and Shine
1941 film by Allan Dwan
1941
Personal Maid
1931 American film
1931
The Girl Habit
1931 film by Edward F. Cline
1931
Make a Wish
1937 American musical comedy film directed by Kurt Neumann
1937
Village Tale
1935 film by John Cromwell
1935
The Omaha Trail
1942 film by Edward Buzzell
1942
Old Hutch
1936 film by J. Walter Ruben
1936
Society Doctor
1935 film by George B. Seitz
1935