Date of Birth:
Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer
7 August 1927
Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer played in 3 movies in the Short, Comedy, Drama, Music, Crime, Thriller genres.
Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer got succeed with average imdb rating 6.7.
Was Alfalfa in the "Our Gang" comedies.
Shot to death in an argument in Mission Hills, California.
Died by gunshot wound by an acquaintance in an argument over $50 which Switzer felt the acquaintance owed him. The acquaintance pleaded self-defense, and the judge ruled the death "justifiable homicide." [Source: "The Hollywood Death Book," James Robert Parish, 1992.]
Buried at Hollywood Memorial Park (now Hollywood Forever), 6000 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, California.
Many sources have stated that the image of a dog displayed on his tombstone refers to the hound from the Little Rascals series. This is not, in fact, correct; rather, the image references work as a professional breeder.
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