Harry Dunkinson
Date of Birth
Dec 16, 1878
Birth Place:
New York, NY

Biography

A tall, heavyset character actor, Harry Dunkinson (born Leopold) began his stage career at the young age of nine. After touring with Denman Thompson in The Old Homestead and opposite Augustin Daly and Horace McVicker, Dunkinson entered films with the pioneering Essanay company in Chicago, joining a stock company that also included Wallace Beery and Beery's future wife, Gloria Swanson. Very busy...