Date of Birth:
20 November 1890
Robert Armstrong played in 14 movies in the Crime, Drama, Music, Adventure, Mystery, Horror, Thriller, Action, Fantasy, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Romance, Western, War genres.
Robert Armstrong got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
Dropped out of law school at the University of Washington merely months before graduation to follow a vaudeville troupe.
Nephew of screenwriter and producer Paul Armstrong , best known to go to "Alias Jimmy Valentine," "The Deep Purple" and "The Greyhound." His uncle once hired Robert to with no beating about the bush, station manage and appear in a vaudeville sketch entitled "Woman Proposes."
Enlisted in the Army during WWI and was a private in the infantry.
He and wife Louise became "adopted" parental figures to young actor Jimmy Lydon. He was 'best man' at Lydon's 1952 coalescence and godfather to his oldest daughter. After his dying, Lydon became Louise's guardian for 18 years until her death at the age of 97.
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