Currie, Finlay

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Currie, Finlay Gender: M
Currie, William Finlay
born on 20 January 1878 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Edinburgh, Scotland, 55n57, 3w13
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 00°01' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°04 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 26°55'


Scottish prolific character star of stage, film and TV, portraying kindliness and villainy with equal gusto, 1898 marking his stage debut. Of over 100 appearances, Currie was recognized in "Great Expectations, 1946, "Ben Hur" in 1959, "Huckleberry Fin," 1960 and "Fall of the Roman Empire," in 1964 among many others. He married American actress Maude Courtney and they formed a variety act, Currie and Courtney. After seven decades in the entertainment industry, Curried died May 9, 1968 in Gerrards Cross, England, age 90.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 1898 (Stage debut)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1946 (Appeared in "Great Expectations")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1959 (Performed in "Ben Hur")

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes Caroline Gerard from B.C., British Entertainers 1997


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (Seven decades in the entertainment field)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film and TV, versative and prolific)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Live Stage (Legitimate theatre)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Night Club/ Vaudeville (Variety act with wife)