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Jack Haley

Screenwriter | * 08/10/1897 († 81, 06/06/1979) | Boston, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA))
John Joseph "Jack" Haley Jr. (August 10, 1897 – June 6, 1979) was an American vaudevillian, actor, comedian, radio host, singer and dancer, best known for his portrayal of the Tin Man and his farmhand counterpart Hickory in the 1939 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film The Wizard of Oz. Haley was born on August 10, 1897 at 166 F St., Boston, Massachusetts, to Canadian-born (Nova Scotia) parents of Irish descent, John Joseph Haley Sr. and Ellen Curley Haley. His father was a waiter by trade, and later a ship's steward. He died in the wreck of the schooner Charles A. Briggs at Nahant, Massachusetts on February 1, 1898, when Jack was almost six months old. He had one older brother, William Anthony "Bill" Haley, a musician, who died of pneumonia in 1916 at the age of twenty-one after contracting tuberculosis. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Music | Romance / Love

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Movies with Jack Haley as Actor(42)

as The Tin Man2000 The Dark Side of the Rainbow
as Master of Ceremonies1977 New York, New York
as (archive footage)1974 That's Entertainment!
as Mr. Reese1970 Norwood
as (archive footage)1949 Make Mine Laughs
as Jack Carroll1946 Vacation in Reno
as Pinky Wilson1946 People Are Funny
as Larry Elliot1945 Scared Stiff
as Steve Kimball1945 Sing Your Way Home
as Jack Evans1945 George White's Scandals
as Jack North1944 Take It Big
as Albert Tuttle1944 One Body Too Many
as Mike O'Brien1943 Higher and Higher
as Squidge Sullivan1942 Beyond the Blue Horizon
as Himself (uncredited)1942 Breakdowns of 1942
as himself1942 Breakdowns of 1942
as 'Powerhouse' Bolton1941 Navy Blues
as Jack O'Hara1941 Moon Over Miami
as Hickory / Tin Man1939 The Wizard of Oz
as Orville Smithers1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
as Wilbur Peters1938 Hold That Co-ed
as Davey Lane1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band
as Henry Smith1938 Thanks for Everything
as Danny Decker1937 She Had to Eat
as Joe Jenkins1937 Pick a Star
as Henry Throckmorton MacMorrow1937 Danger - Love at Work
as Eddie Kane1937 Wake Up and Live
as Jimmy Dolan1936 Poor Little Rich Girl
as Joe Jenkins1936 Mister Cinderella
as Slug Winters1936 Pigskin Parade
as Sykes1935 Spring Tonic
as Henry A. Henry1935 The Girl Friend
as Peter Mathews1935 Redheads on Parade
as Chuck Hornbostel1935 Coronado
as Mike Scanlon1934 Here Comes the Groom
as Pete Pendleton1933 Sitting Pretty
as Elmer1933 Wrongorilla
as Elmer Wagonbottom1933 Salt Water Daffy
as Elmer1931 Success
as Jack Martin1930 Follow Thru

TV Shows/Series with Jack Haley as Actor(5)


Full Name: Jack Haley
Born: Tuesday, 08/10 1897 (August) in Boston, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA))
Died: Wednesday, 06/06 1979 (June) in Los Angeles (aged: 81)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Children: Jack Haley, Jr.
Other names for Jack Haley (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"John Joseph Haley Jr."
"Jack Haley Sr."
Jack Haley frequently works together with these people:
Judy Garland (6x, Actress)
Paul Hurst (6x, Actor)
Ray Bolger (6x, Actor)
Jack Haley Jr. (6x, Crew)
Jack Oakie (5x, Actor)
Darryl F. Zanuck (5x, Crew)
Gwen Wakeling (5x, Crew)
Maxwell Shane (5x, Crew)
Bert Lahr (5x, Actor)
Thomas Little (5x, Crew)
Ed Wynn (4x, Actor)
William Bendix (4x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:10020, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 07/08/2021