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Larry Olsen

Boy actor

Born - 16 May 1938, Marshalltown, Iowa, USA
Died - 24 November 2015

Round-faced, tousle-haired, good-looking American boy actor, a consistent impish presence in Hollywood films of the 1940s and early 1950s. He left showbusiness in his late teens to pursue a different adult career. After a debut in The Chance of a Lifetime (1943), he was seen in Happy Land (1943), None Shall Escape (1944), Casanova Brown (1944), Divorce (1945), Lone Texas Ranger (1945), Three Little Girls in Blue (1946), Curley (1947), Sitting Pretty (1948), Sinister House/Who Killed Doc Robbin (1948), Kill the Umpire (1950), Winchester '73 (1950), Stop That Cab (1951), Room for One More (1952), The Story of Three Loves (1953) and Her Twelve Men (1954), his last. His sister Susan and brother Christopher were also youthful actors.