Definition of Douglas fairbanks
1. Noun. United States film actor noted for his swashbuckling roles (1883-1939).
Generic synonyms: Actor, Histrion, Player, Role Player, Thespian
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Literary usage of Douglas fairbanks
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1. The First One Hundred Noted Men and Women of the Screen by Carolyn Lowrey (1920)
"douglas fairbanks douglas fairbanks, president of his own producing company, ... Early in 1919 the douglas fairbanks Pictures Corporation became affiliated ..."
2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1922)
"Perhaps no title has ever had more effect on sales than the production by Douglas Fairbanks of "The Three Musketeers," and every publisher who had an ..."
3. Who's who on the Screen by Charles Donald Fox, Milton L. Silver (1920)
"douglas fairbanks douglas fairbanks was born in Denver Colorada, and as a boy attended a military academy, later entering the Colorado School of Mines and ..."
4. Confessions of an Opera Singer by Kathleen Howard (1918)
"His name was douglas fairbanks and his ambition was to go on the stage. He said as we neared England: " Well, some day we'll read ..."
5. Hollywood & the Best of Los Angeles Alive!by Robert White, Phyllis White by Robert White, Phyllis White (2002)
"... douglas fairbanks Sr., Peter Finch, Victor Fleming (director of The Wizard of Oz and Gone With the Wind), Griffith J. Griffith (donor of Griffith Park), ..."