Lawrence "Larry" Semon (February 9, 1889 – October 8, 1928) was an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter during the silent movie era. In his day, Semon was considered a major movie comedian. He is now remembered mainly for working with both Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy before they started working together.
|Died||October 8, 1928 (aged 39)|
|Other names||Lawrence Semon, Zigoto, Ridolini, Jaimito, Tomasín|
|Occupation||Actor, director, producer, screenwriter|
|Spouse(s)||Lucille Carlisle (m.?–1923)|
Dorothy Dwan (m. 1925–1928)
- World War I Draft Registration Card at ancestry.com : "Lawrence Semon, born Feb 9 1889 West Point, Mississippi, Motion Picture Director for Vitagraph Co, living in Brooklyn, New York, signed Lawrence Semon on 5 Jun 1917"