Stan Laurel

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United States slapstick comedian (born in England) who played the scatterbrained and often tearful member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1890-1965)

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Stan was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, in Ulverston's Argyll Street, in June, 1890, and remained there until he moved to North Shields, Tyneside, at the age of seven.
Stan Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson on 16 June, 1890, at 3 Foundry Cottages, now known as Argyle Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, while Oliver Hardy was born 18 January 1892 in Harlem, Georgia, a small city between Atlanta and Augusta.
Stan Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson on June 16, 1890, in Ulverston, Cumbria.
1890: Stan Laurel (pictured), of the Laurel and Hardy comedy duo, was born in Ulverston, Lancashire (now Cumbria), as Arthur Stanley Jefferson.
Laurel started life Arthur Stanley Jefferson, born in Cumbria but moved to North Shields when seven where he lived in Dockwray Square.
1890: Stan Laurel, of the Laurel & Hardy comedy duo, was born in Ulverston, Lancashire (now Cumbria), as Arthur Stanley Jefferson.
Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston, Cumbria on June 16, 1890 and, shortly after, his parents moved to North Shields, where his father leased and ran a number of local theatres, including one in the town centre.
Bywhat namewas actor Arthur Stanley Jefferson better known?
ARTHUR Stanley Jefferson and Norvell Hardy's slapstick partnership formed at the Hal Roach studio in California in 1926.
AT the age of seven Arthur Stanley Jefferson wrote a play which was performed in the back yard of his Tyneside home.
STAN Laurel - born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in 1890 - began his career by joining the Fred Karno company in 1910, whose leading member was Charlie Chaplin.
Stan Laurel, born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, was born in Ulverston but moved to America at a young age.
A He was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson on June 16, 1890 in his grandmother's house in Ulverston, Lancashire.
1890 - Stan Laurel, of the Laurel and Hardy comedy duo, was born, as Arthur Stanley Jefferson.