Jack Oakie (born Lewis Delaney Offield, November 12, 1903 – January 23, 1978) was an American actor, starring mostly in films, but also working on stage, radio and television. He portrayed Napaloni in Chaplin's The Great Dictator (1940), receiving a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1903 (Sedalia), Died 1978 (Northridge)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-62676||10-in.||7/10/1930||Paramount Publix ballyhoo record||Jack Oakie||Promotional recording : Talk, with dubbed recording||speaker|
|Victor||PCS-68471||12-in.||5/11/1933||College humor : Paramount transcription||Paramount Studio Orchestra||Promotional recording||speaker|
|Victor||PCS-68472||12-in.||5/11/1933||College humor : Paramount transcription||Paramount Studio Orchestra||Promotional recording||speaker|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Oakie, Jack," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102316.
Oakie, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102316.
"Oakie, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.
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