- Name: W. C. Fields
- Born: 01/29/1880
- Died: 12/25/1946 (66 years old)
- Occupation: Actor, comedian, juggler, writer
William Claude Dukenfield (January 29, 1880 – December 25, 1946), better known as W. C. Fields, was an American comedian, actor, juggler, and writer. Fields’ comic persona was a misanthropic and hard-drinking egotist, who remained a sympathetic character despite his supposed contempt for children and dogs.
Birth Name: William Claude Dukenfield
Alias: William Claude Dukenfield
Birth Place: Darby, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Death Place: Pasadena, California, U.S.
W. C. Fields quotes :
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.W. C. Fields
Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.W. C. Fields
Show me a great actor and I'll show you a lousy husband. Show me a great actress, and you've seen the devil.W. C. Fields