Buster Crabbe Overview:

Legendary actor, Buster Crabbe, was born Clarence Linden Crabbe on Feb 7, 1908 in Oakland, CA. Crabbe died at the age of 75 on Apr 23, 1983 in Scottsdale, AZ .



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Television. Crabbe was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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Olympics to Hollywood:

on Aug 12, 2016 From Comet Over Hollywood

Johnny Weissmuller wasn?t the only swimming Olympian to play Tarzan. There was also Clarence ?Buster? Crabbe. Crabbe and Weissmuller knew each other before their Hollywood days and were competitive. Crabbe developed as his swimming (and surfing) prowess while growing up on a pineapple plantation in ... Read full article

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Buster Crabbe Quotes:

Billy Carson: Well, you can include me out. I haven't got 50,000 dollars to be buying gold mines from crazy people.

[last lines]
Chad Santee: We'll have to get a name for her.
Rose Fargo: I thought we would name her Jubilee.
Chad Santee: Jubal... lee. Jubilee Sanchez. Luck to you, baby.

Fuzzy Q. Jones: I'm in the blue chips this time, proper. You and me is practically millionaires.
Billy Carson: Yeah, whadja do? Make a strike of fool's gold?

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Buster Crabbe Facts
Is the only actor who has played Tarzan, Buck Rogers and Flash Gordon - the top 3 pulp fiction heroes of the 1930s.

First cousin four times removed of Confederate General James Longstreet (1821-1904).

Father of Cullen Crabbe.

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