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We Come Up Smiling!

The Friends of Fairbanks.

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Friends of Fairbanks!
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Douglas Fairbanks always came up smiling.

Born 23 May 1883 in Denver Colorado, died 12 December 1939 of a heart attack.

Actor, producer, director and gentleman of letters---among other things!

Married to Anna Beth Sully, Mary Pickford and Lady Ashley, father of Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

First president of of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, co-founder of United Artists Studios with Charlie Chaplin and Mary Pickford.

Famous last words: "I never felt better in my life."

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