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Stepin Fetchit

Stepin FetchitAKA Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry

Born: 30-May-1902
Birthplace: Key West, FL
Died: 19-Nov-1985
Location of death: Woodland Hills, CA
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Remains: Buried, Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA

Gender: Male
Religion: Muslim
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Professional black stereotype

Wife: Winifred Johnson

    Bankruptcy 1947
    Converted to Islam 1960's
    Stroke 1976
    Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame 1974
    Hollywood Walk of Fame 1751 Vine St.
    Bahamian Ancestry
    Jamaican Ancestry

    Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (26-May-1976)
    Amazing Grace (30-Aug-1974) · Cousin Lincoln
    Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (21-Nov-1969) · Himself
    The Sun Shines Bright (2-May-1953)
    Bend of the River (23-Jan-1952)
    Miracle in Harlem (6-Aug-1948)
    Zenobia (21-Apr-1939) · Zero
    Love Is News (26-Feb-1937)
    On the Avenue (12-Feb-1937)
    Dimples (9-Oct-1936)
    36 Hours to Kill (24-Jul-1936)
    Steamboat Round The Bend (6-Sep-1935) · Jonah
    Charlie Chan in Egypt (4-Jun-1935) · Snowshoes
    Judge Priest (5-Oct-1934) · Jeff Poindexter
    The World Moves On (27-Jun-1934) · Dixie
    Stand Up and Cheer! (19-Apr-1934)
    David Harum (1-Mar-1934)
    Wild Horse (2-Aug-1931)
    Show Boat (16-Mar-1929)

Is the subject of books:
Stepin Fetchit: The Life and Times of Lincoln Perry, 2005, BY: Mel Watkins, DETAILS: (biography)
Shuffling To Ignominy: The Tragedy Of Stepin Fetchit, 2005, BY: Champ Clark, DETAILS: (biography)

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