Birth Date: May 7, 1888
Birth Place: Lake Mills, Iowa, USA
Also Credited as: Selmar Jackson
Date of Death: March 30, 1971 / Age: 82
Location of Death: Burbank, California, USA
Cause of Death: heart attack
Biography: Ubiquitous, silver-haired 30's-40's US character actor with well-modulated voice, usually given roles involving authority or authoritativeness: judges, lawyers, doctors, high-ranking government or military men and the like.