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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Oliver Norvell Hardy (born Norvell Hardy, January 18, 1892 – August 7, 1957) was an American comic actor and one half of Laurel and Hardy, the double act that began in the era of silent films and lasted from 1927 to 1951. He appeared with his comedy partner Stan Laurel in 107 short films, feature films, and cameo roles. He was credited with his first film, Outwitting Dad, in 1914. In some of his early works, he was billed as "Babe Hardy". Oliver Hardy died from cerebral thrombosis on August 7, 1957, at age 65. His star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is located at 1500 Vine Street, Hollywood, California.
January 18, 1892, Harlem, Georgia, USA
August 7, 1957
1931 The Stolen JoolsPolice Driver 1932 The Music BoxOllie 1933 Sons of the DesertOliver 'Ollie' Hardy 1934 Babes in ToylandOllie Dee 1936 Our RelationsOllie / Bert Hardy 1937 Way Out WestOllie 1938 Block-HeadsOllie 1939 The Flying DeucesOllie 1941 Great GunsOliver 1942 A-Haunting We Will GoOllie 1943 The Dancing MastersOllie 1943 JitterbugsOllie 1944 The Big NoiseOllie 1945 The BullfightersOllie 2011 Fragments: Surviving Pieces of Lost FilmsHimself (archive footage)Limited to the 15 most popular items