Harold Clayton Lloyd, Sr. (April 20, 1893 – March 8, 1971) was an American actor, comedian, and stunt performer who appeared in many silent comedy films.
Harold Clayton Lloyd
April 20, 1893
Burchard, Nebraska, U.S.
|Died||March 8, 1971 (aged 77)|
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park|
(m. 1923; died 1969)
|Children||3, including Harold Lloyd Jr.|
His movies usually had "thrill" sections where Lloyd would be in fast chases and performed his own stunts. Lloyd did these dangerous stunts himself even though a movie accident had caused the loss of his right thumb and index finger.
Lloyd died of prostate cancer.