Lon Chaney(Alonso Chaney)
Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Actor known as “the man of a thousand faces. ” Chaney specialized in using make-up to transform himself into grotesque, often distorted, figures. His films include The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) and The Phantom of the Opera (1925).His son was
Lon Chaney, Jr.(Creighton Chaney)
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Like his father, he also appeared in horror films and is remembered as “the Wolfman.”Died: 7/12/1973
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