Date of Birth:
23 September 1897
Walter Pidgeon played in 12 movies in the Drama, Family, Music, Thriller, Romance, War, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Biography, Musical genres.
Walter Pidgeon got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
First wife Edna died in 1926 giving birth to their daughter, also named Edna. His widowed mother Hannah came out to California to help care for his child. She lived there for the next 38 years, dying at age 94.
Featured baritone in the Broadway production "The Puzzles of 1925."
His body donated to UCLA Medical School, Los Angeles, California, USA.
President of Screen Actors Guild (SAG). [1952-1957]
Had a notoriously poor memory for names, referring to anyone whose name he could not remember as "Joe." This became such a habit that, for his birthday one year, the cast and crew of the picture he was working on bought him a present: A director's chair enscribed "Joe Pidgeon."
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