Caption: Wallace Ford and Gloria Shea in Money Means Nothing (1934)
Born: February 12, 1898
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: Freaks (1932), Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Harvey (1950), Spellbound (1945)
A stocky, friendly-faced character actor, Ford was born Samuel Jones in England and his childhood rivaled the brutality that Charles Dickens ever dreamed up. He lived for a while in an orphanage after being separated from his parents. While still young, he was sent to a Toronto branch of the orphanage. There, he began a cycle that involved living ...