Stan Laurel

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Noun1.Stan Laurel - United States slapstick comedian (born in England) who played the scatterbrained and often tearful member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1890-1965)
Laurel and Hardy - United States slapstick comedy duo who made many films together
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ARTHUR STANLEY JEFFERSON Here's another fine name, although truth be told if you know your North East history you should know this or you could end up labelled a chump in Oxford.
Stan, born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, spent his formative years, from age five to 15, living in Dockwray Square in North Shields, where his father managed the local theatre.
1890: Stan Laurel, of the Laurel and Hardy comedy duo, was born in Ulverston, Lancashire (now Cumbria), as Arthur Stanley Jefferson.
By what name was actor Arthur Stanley Jefferson better known?
Scott, by email AHe was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston, now Cumbria, in 1890.
However, in the early 70s my grandfather who started the museum got hold of a birth certificate which proved that Stan Laurel, who was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, was born in Ulvesrston," he said.
Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston's Argyll Street in June 1890 and remained there until he moved to North Shields, Tyneside, at the age of seven.
Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston in June 1890 and lived there until he was seven.
OLIVER HARDY'S partner was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston, Lancashire, in 1890.
8, at 45; Stan Laurel, born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, comedian, Feb.
Stan, born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, spent his formative years from five to 15 living in Dockwray Square in North Shields, where his father managed the local theatre.
Within walking distance you are able to visit the former home of his grandparents in Argyll Street, where a commemorative plaque states that Arthur Stanley Jefferson (his real name) was born here in 1890.