Bruce, Nigel

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Bruce, Nigel Gender: M
Bruce, William Nigel Erle
born on 4 September 1895 at 16:40 (= 4:40 PM )
Place Ensenada, Mexico, 31n52, 116w37
Timezone LMT m116w37 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 12°11' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 20°32 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 09°55'

Nigel Bruce


British-American actor born of British parents visiting Mexico as tourists. He served in the British Army in WW I, where he was gravely wounded. Bruce moved onto the British stage, and had many productions in London and on Broadway before entering into British films. In 1934, he moved to Hollywood for a solid career as a supporting actor. Bruce is best remembered for his role as Dr. Watson in the "Sherlock Holmes" series. He also played the role of Dr. Watson for eight years on radio.

Bruce was married to actress Violet Campbell. he died of a heart attack on 8 October 1953 in Santa Monica, California.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Barrymore, Lionel (born 12 April 1878). Notes: Co-stars in 1934 film "Treasure Island"
  • associate relationship with Chaplin, Charles (born 16 April 1889). Notes: Co-stars in 1952 film "Limelight"
  • associate relationship with Flynn, Errol (born 20 June 1909). Notes: Co-stars in 1936 film "The Charge of the Light Brigade"


  • Health : Accident (Non-fatal) 5 January 1915 (Machine-gunned in WWI)
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  • Work : New Job 12 May 1920 in London (Begin début on stage:"Why marry")
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  • Relationship : Marriage 1921 (Shelton, Violet Pauline (1921-1953))
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 1934 (Moved to Hollywood)

Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Heart (Terminal attack)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (32 years)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Britain to U.S.)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (CEO)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Live Stage (Legitimate theater before film)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (British Army)
  • Vocation : Military : Wounded (WWI)