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John Bunny

John BunnyAKA John H. Bunny

Born: 21-Sep-1863
Birthplace: Manhattan, NY
Died: 26-Apr-1915
Location of death: Brooklyn, NY
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Comic starred in over 200 short films

Starred in over 200 comic short films in the early days of filmmaking, Bunny was for a few short years probably the most famous actor in the world. Most of his films are now lost. Bunny died from Bright's Disease in 1915; his name is largely forgotten now.

Brother: George Bunny (b. 1870, d. 16-Apr-1952, heart attack)
Wife: Clara Scallan (m. 23-Jan-1890, two sons, until his death)
Son: George Bunny (b. 1893, d. 8-Dec-1958, apartment fire)
Son: John Bunny, Jr. (d. 1971)

    High School: St. James High School, Brooklyn, NY

    Hollywood Walk of Fame 1719 Vine St.
    Ran Away From Home
    English Ancestry Paternal
    Irish Ancestry Maternal
    Risk Factors: Obesity

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