Alan Campbell
Date of Birth
Feb 21, 1904
Birth Place:
Richmond, VA


Of Jewish-Scottish heritage, Alan Campbell parlayed his good looks and Southern charm into a stage career, beginning with the Eva LeGallienne repertory company. By 1928, Campbell was a Broadway leading man, playing Laurette Taylor's son in The Furies. He began writing humorous articles on a variety of subjects for such tony publications as The New Yorker in the 1930s. This more than anything...