China Doll

Victor Mature

b.1/29/1913 Louisville, Kentucky

Father was an immigrant from Italy who settled in Kentucky    Victor was enrolled into the Kentucky Military Academy as a child and graduated from the institution with honors    Moved to Hollywood in the late 1930s and performed at the Pasadena Playhouse   World War II: Petty Officer  United States Coast Guard aboard the Troop Transport U.S.S Admiral Mayo    First cinematic movie: “The Housekeeper’s Daughter” 1939


The Housekeeper’s Daughter, Captain Caution, Song of the Islands, My Gal Sal, Seven Days Leave, My Darling Clementine, Kiss of Death, Red Hot and Blue, Samson and Delilah, Wabash Avenue, Stella, Million Dollar Mermaid, Chief Crazy Horse, The Glory Brigade, The Veils of Baghdad, The Egyptian, The Last Frontier, China Doll, Timbuktu, The Big Circus, Hannibal, Won Ton Ton: The Dog that Saved Hollywood