Kirby Grant
Date of Birth
Nov 24, 1911
Birth Place:
Butte, MT


Surprisingly, Universal Studios' last B-Western star and television's legendary Sky King had begun his professional career as a concert violinist at the age of 12, later graduating from Chicago's American Conservatory of Music. In fact, Grant made his screen debut playing the violin in I Dream Too Much (1935), a musical starring French opera diva Lily Pons. Often billing himself Robert Stanton,...