Charles Farrell Overview:

Actor, Charles Farrell, was born on Aug 9, 1900 in Onset Bay, MA. Farrell died at the age of 89 on May 6, 1990 in Palm Springs, CA and was laid to rest in Welwood Murray Cemetery in Palm Springs, Riverside County, CA.



He was honored with two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the categories of Television and Motion Pictures.

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Charles Farrell Quotes:

Mrs. Piper: Pete, my poor boy. You're on the edge of a great and serious experience.
[It's the night before Pete's wedding]
Peter Piper: What's the matter? What are you talking about?
Mrs. Piper: Listen, Pete. In every man, in every boy even, there lurks a beast. A beast that can be aroused!
Peter Piper: [embarrassed] Oh for cat's sake, Ma.

Sidney Taylor: When we're married, you want me to have a baby, don't you?
Peter Piper: Sure.
Sidney Taylor: I mean you really want one, don't you?
Peter Piper: More than anything else in the world. To see you with a baby in your arms... it'll be - oh, I don't know - it'll be beautiful. Your baby and mine.
Sidney Taylor: That's what I wanted to hear you say. Pete, we're going to want our baby.
Peter Piper: Sure. But you're not going to get me to wheel any baby carriage around!

Willie Taylor: Son, you'll take good care of my baby, won't you?
Peter Piper: What a chance! She'll be teaching me the lockstep within a week.
[the doorbell rings]
Sidney Taylor: Who's that?
Peter Piper: Leave it to Mrs. Piper's boy to find out!

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Charles Farrell Facts
When his career began to decline in the 1940s, Farrel became a land developer in Palm Springs, California.

Served as the mayor of Palm Springs, California, from 1947 to 1955.

Buried at Welwood Murray Cemetery, Palm Springs, CA

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