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May 16,
Saugus, California, USA
US Navy

Harry Carey, Jr. is an American film actor. He appeared in over 90 films. He is mostly remembered for appearing in Western films?notably those by his friend John Ford -- and in television programs.

Carey, Jr. was born Henry G. Carey in Saugus, California, the son of acclaimed actor Harry Carey and actress Olive Fuller Golden. As a boy he was nicknamed "Dobe", by which he is still known to family, friends, and a large number of fans.

A respected character actor, like his father, he acted in a large number of Western genre films. They both appeared in the acclaimed 1948 film, Red River, though they never shared a scene. Harry Carey, Jr. served with the United States Navy during World War II. Carey made four films with acclaimed film director Howard Hawks: Red River, Monkey Business, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and Rio Bravo. He also made 10 movies with actor John Wayne, starting with Red River and ending with Cahill U.S. Marshal .

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