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Grapewin in The Grapes of Wrath trailer (1940)
Charles Ellsworth Grapewin
December 20, 1869
Xenia, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||February 2, 1956
Corona, California, U.S.
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery|
(m. 1896; died 1943)
Charles Ellsworth Grapewin (December 20, 1869 – February 2, 1956) was an American vaudeville and circus performer. He was known for playing Uncle Henry in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's The Wizard of Oz (1939), Grandpa Joad in The Grapes of Wrath (1940), Jeeter Lester in Tobacco Road (1941), and California Joe in They Died With Their Boots On (1941).
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