Arthur Lake

Birthday, Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & Facts

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Arthur Lake’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Arthur Lake

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Place Of Birth

Corbin, USA


81 years old (died on January 09, 1987)

Birth Date

April 17, 1905

Star Sign


Arthur Lake Facts

Child Star?



Actor, Singer

Net Worth

$6 million


Arthur Patrick Lake, Marion Rose Lake


Arthur Silverlake, Vaudevillian Edith Goodwin


Florence Lake


1.8m (6"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Snake

About Arthur Lake 

The renowned actor Arthur Lake was born in the United States on April 17, 1905.

Arthur Lake is one of Hollywood's most famous and popular movie actors. The birthplace of Arthur Lake is Corbin, Kentucky.

Circus performers Arthur Silverlake and Edith Goodwin were the parents of Arthur Lake. Arthur Lake became famous for his part as Dagwood Bumstead, Blondie's husband in 'Blondie'. He portrayed the comedic character in about thirty Columbia pictures and plays based on the comic strip 'Blondie'. The April-born actor was also cast in many television series and radio specials. Arthur Lake and Gloria Swanson were both in the cast of the 1931 feature film 'Indiscreet'. Before fame, when Arthur Lake was 12 years old, he got the opportunity to kick-start his acting career through his role in the famous silent film, named 'Jack and the Beanstalk', which was launched in 1917.

Arthur Lake Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Arthur Lake's net worth?

As per our research, his net worth was $6 million.

How much did Arthur Lake earn per year?

The annual income of Arthur Lake is unknown to us.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Arthur Lake?

Arthur Lake's height was 6 ft (183 cm).

How old was Arthur Lake?

As per our analysis, he was 81 years old at the time of his death. He died on January 9, 1987.

Childhood And Education

Movie actor Lake was born on April 17, 1905, in Corbin, Kentucky. Before achieving fame, when he was just 12 years old, he made his first appearance in Hollywood in the 1917 silent film 'Jack and the Beanstalk'.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who was Arthur Lake's partner?

American actor Arthur Lake was married to Patricia Van Cleeve Lake. They met at the beach house of their friends Marion Davies and her husband William Randolph Hearst, where Lake was a frequent visitor. The couple married in 1937 at San Simeon. He had a son named Arthur Patrick Lake and a daughter named Marion Rose Lake. Apart from this, there is a lack of details about his family life, brother, and childhood.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Arthur Lake played a significant role in the '90s Hollywood films, television series, and radio specials. Arthur Lake became famous for his comedic character as Dagwood Bumstead, Blondie's husband in the comic strip 'Blondie'.

Other Interesting Arthur Lake Facts And Trivia

  • The movie actor Arthus Lake passed away due to a heart attack on January 9, 1987, while he was at his home in Indian Wells, California.
  • The renowned actor was laid to rest in the famous Hollywood Forever Cemetery, where his wife, Patricia, was buried after her death in 1993.

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