Edward Everett Horton

      • 84
      • March 18, 1886 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
      • September 29, 1970

      Edward Everett Horton was a much in demand American stage, screen, radio, and television character actor, who specialized in comedic characters (frequently nervous, worried, or anxious) and the double take. He is particularly well remembered for his roles in classic Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals of the 1930s.