Date of Birth:
14 August 1888
Robert Woolsey played in 2 movies in the Comedy, Musical, Music, Romance genres.
Robert Woolsey got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
At the age of 7 his father died, leaving his mother and her six children in poverty, of the children 4 died in early years. To earn some money to support the family, Robert took odd jobs, before becoming a jockey. This career ended when the horse Pink Star, the future Kentucky Derby winner of 1907 fell and broke Robert's leg. Robert then went to work as bell boy at the Hotel Sinton in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he came in contact with actors who saw possibilities for him on the stage as comic. He j... Read more