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Jack Norton
Original name: Mortimer John Norton
Birth: Sep. 2, 1882
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1958
Saranac Lake
Essex County
New York, USA

American Motion Picture Actor. He earned cinematic fame as a comic drunk despite being a teetotaller. Norton entered films in 1934 often playing stone-cold sober characters as well. The Jack Norton which audiences loved was first seen in "Cockeyed Cavaliers" (1934). Norton would actually follow a drunk for blocks, memorizing each movement in order to perfect his character. He played sober roles in "You Belong to Me" (1940), "The Fleet's In" (1941), "Sin of Harold Diddlebock" (1946), "The Awful Tooth" (1938), "Heather and Yon" (1944) and the Three Stooges' "Rhythm and Weep" (1946). He retired from films in 1948 due to illness. 
Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary R.C. Cemetery
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Uknown
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Jim Caron
Record added: Oct 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6896337
Jack Norton
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