BirthdayDecember 25, 1899
BirthplaceMarianna, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Oscar Polk

    Full name: Oscar Polk
    Also known as: Oscar Polk, Polk, Oscar
    Professions: American actor
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Oscar Polk Known for

    Gone with the Wind (1939), The Green Pastures (1936), Cabin in the Sky (1943), Reap the Wild Wind (1942)

  3. Oscar Polk Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 4th of January, 1949 (Age: 49)

  4. Oscar Polk Biography

    Oscar Polk (December 25, 1899 – January 4, 1949) was an American actor, best known for his portrayal as the servant "Pork" in the 1939 film Gone with the Wind. On January 4, 1949, he was fatally struck by a taxi cab as he stepped off a curb in Times Square ten days after his 49th birthday. At the time of his death he was scheduled to have a major role in the play Leading Lady, and he was replaced by Ossie Davis. He is buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, Long Island, New York.

  5. Oscar Polk Family

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