Robert Woolsey

Robert Rollie Woolsey (August 14, 1888 – October 31, 1938) was an American stage and screen comedian and half of the 1930s comedy team Wheeler & Woolsey.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 14th, 1888 (Oakland), Died October 31st, 1938 (Malibu)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-83268 10-in. 6/11/1934 Seeing the World's Fair Wheeler and Woolsey Male vocal duet, with comic dialogue speaker  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Woolsey, Robert," accessed August 2, 2021,

Woolsey, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from

"Woolsey, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

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