Caption: "Skippy" Jackie Cooper, Robert Coogan, Mitzi Green, Jackie Searl 1931 Paramount Pictures
Born: July 7, 1921
Star sign: Cancer
Known for: The Paleface (1948), No Greater Glory (1934), Skippy (1931), Topaze (1933)
A fairly well-known child actor who never made it to the ranks of a Jackie Cooper or Freddie Bartolomew, Jackie Searl nevertheless gained a film following in the 30s. A bratty counterpart to Jane Withers, the blond, freckled, clean-cut Jackie was born in Anaheim, California in 1921 and started on L.A. radio in "The Children's Hour" at the age of ...