BirthdayOctober 24, 1895
BirthplacePeoria, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Frank Wead

    Full name: Frank Wead
    Also known as: Frank Wead, Frank Wilbur Wead, Wead, Frank, Frank Wilber Wead
    Professions: American naval aviator
    Work: International Squadron

  2. Frank Wead Known for

    Dive Bomber (1941), They Were Expendable (1945), Ceiling Zero (1936), Destroyer (1943)

  3. Frank Wead Death information

    Died: Saturday, 15th of November, 1947 (Age: 52)

  4. Frank Wead Biography

    Frank Wilber "Spig" Wead was a US Navy aviator turned screenwriter who helped promote United States Naval aviation from its inception through World War II. Before and after World War I he was an early proponent of pushing the Navy into air racing and speed competitions. This competition, mainly against the United States Army (and their leader James...

  5. Frank Wead Family

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