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Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle's biography

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle is often nicknamed as Fatty. According to year of birth 1887 Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle belongs to Lost Generation. Birthday on 24th of March means Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle is Aries. Aries is the most active sign of Zodiac, one born with this sign is a very quick learner, aggressive and passionate.

How did Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle die

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle died on on Thursday 29th of June 1933 when he was 46 years old. Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckles death was caused by heart attack.

Awards and competitions

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle's Awards

  • He was posthumously awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6701 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on February 8, 1960.

What Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle has done for a first time

  • He was the very first actor to be paid a million dollars a year.
  • Although he divorced his first wife Minta Durfee in 1925, they did in fact separate as early as in 1917.
  • Arbuckle hated the nickname "Fatty" and insisted that his friends and acquaintances always address him by his real first name, Roscoe.
  • He was the first movie star in America to systematically direct his own films. He directed most of his output from 1914 and onwards.
  • He was the recipient of the first custard pie to be thrown in a film -A Noise From the Deep (1913) It was thrown by Mabel Normand.

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle's quotes

  • [on his sex-and-murder scandal in 1921] I don't understand it. One minute I'm the guy everybody loves, the next I'm the guy everybody loves to hate.
  • [when he was called "Fatty" off-screen, a nickname he hated] I got a name, you know.
  • [on his first wedding anniversary, shortly before his death] This is the best day of my life.
  • I don't believe there is any finer mission on earth than just to make people laugh.
  • My birth and a cyclone blew Smith Center [Kansas] off the map.
  • You only star in movies from picture to picture. If two or three pictures are bad, you're not a star anymore. It's a constant worry. That's why movie people are temperamental. It's a terrible strain!
  • How did I become a star? I don't know how it happened. When I look at my old pictures, I can't tell how it happened!
  • No price is too high to pay for a good laugh.
  • A good laugh...is the most worthwhile thing in life.

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle's body shape

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