Franchot Tone

Born:  February 27, 1905, Niagara Falls, New York.


1932:  The Wiser Sex

1933:  Today We Live, Gabriel Over the White House, Midnight Mary, The Stranger’s Return, Stage Mother, Bombshell, Dancing Lady

1934:  Moulin Rouge, Sadie McKee, The World Moves On, The Girl From Missouri, Straight Is The Way, Gentlemen Are Born

1935:  The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, One New York Night, Reckless, No More Ladies, Mutiny On the Bounty  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor), Dangerous

1936:  Exclusive Story, The Unguarded Hour, The King Steps Out, Suzy, The Gorgeous Hussy, Love On The Run

1937:  Quality Street, They Gave Him A Gun, Between Two Women, The Bride Wore Red

1938:  Man-Proof, Love Is a Headache, Three Comrades, Three Loves Has Nancy, The Girl Downstairs

1939:  Fast and Furious

1940:  Trail of the Vigilantes

1941:  Nice Girl, She Knew All the Answers, This Woman Is Mine

1942:  The Wife Takes a Flyer, Star Spangled Rhythm

1943:  Five Graves to Cairo, Pilot #5, His Butler’s Sister, True To Life

1944:  Phantom Lady, The Hour Before The Dawn, Dark Waters

1945:  That Night With You

1946:  Because of Him

1947:  Lost Honeymoon, Honeymoon, Her Husband’s Affairs

1948:  I Love Trouble, Every Girl Should Be Married

1949:  Jigsaw, Without Honor

1950:  The Man on the Eiffel Tower

1951:  Here Comes The Groom

1957:  Uncle Vanya

1962:  Advise and Consent

1964:  La Bonne Soupe

1965:  In Harm’s Way, Mickey One

1968:  Nobody Runs Forever


Died:  September 18, 1968, New York City, New York.