|Birthname||Charles Ambrose Bickford|
|born on||1 January 1891 at 00:01 (= 12:01 AM )|
|Place||Cambridge (Middlesex County), Massachusetts, 42n22, 71w06|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||10°32' 16°13 Asc. 11°29'|
American actor best known for his strong supporting roles. He was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for The Song of Bernadette (1943), The Farmer's Daughter (1947), and Johnny Belinda (1948). Other notable roles include Whirlpool (1948), A Star is Born (1954) and The Big Country (1958).
He died in Los Angeles of a blood infection at the age of 76, on November 9, 1967, just days after filming an episode of The Virginian. His death triggered Jennifer Jones' suicide attempt in November 1967.
- friend relationship with Jones, Jennifer (born 2 March 1919)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Bulls Balls Bicycles and Actors" by Charles Bickford (Paul S. Eriksson, 1965), p. 4: "Kicking and scratching, and aided by the fumbling hands of my grandfather, Captain Tom woods, I made my entrance upon the world stage at exactly one minute past twelve on the morning of January first, eighteen-hundred and ninety-one." Same date plus place of birth from birth register .
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Actor)