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W. C. Fields

W. C. Fields (January 29, 1880December 25, 1946) was an American comic actor. He had a recognizable and unique style on stage, movies, and radio. His real name was William Claude Dukenfield and he started his career when he ran away from home at the age of 11.


  • He is one of the famous people on the cover of the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album.

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