Lawrence Tibbett Overview:

Actor, Lawrence Tibbett, was born Lawrence Mervil Tibbet on Nov 16, 1896 in Bakersfield, CA. Tibbett died at the age of 63 on Jul 15, 1960 in New York City, NY .



Although Tibbett was nominated for one Oscar, he never won a competitive Academy Award.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1929/30Best ActorThe Rogue Song (1930)YegorNominated

He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Recording.

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Lawrence Tibbett Facts
He became an overnight sensation at the Metropolitan Opera when he sang the role of Ford in Verdi's "Falstaff".

His son Richard Mackay Tibbett was born in 1920 (he married in 1951 and had 3 children and 6 granchildren).

Is portrayed by Joe Baker in Bugsy (1991).

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