Ralph Byrd Net Worth

Ralph Byrd Net Worth is
$1 Million

Ralph Byrd Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Ralph Byrd had an 18 year career in Hollywood both as a leading man and as a character actor, though he is best remembered for his role as Chester Gould's comic strip detective, Dick Tracy, in several movie serials and on television (first for ABC and then in a syndicated series). During his film career he was a contract player for RKO and 20th- ...
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Date Of BirthApril 22, 1909, Dayton, Ohio, United States
DiedAugust 18, 1952, Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of BirthDayton, Ohio, USA
SpouseVirginia Carroll (m. 1936–1952)
ChildrenCarroll Byrd Evangeline
TV ShowsDick Tracy
Star SignTaurus
1Performed on stage frequently in Hollywood with the Bliss-Hayden Little Theatre where he met his wife, actress Virginia Carroll. They would have one daughter, Carroll.
2Enlisted in the US Army Signal Corps during World War II and taught demolition.
3He and wife Virginia Carroll performed in three projects together: A Tenderfoot Goes West (1936), Dick Tracy Returns (1938) and Fireside Theatre: Lucy and the Stranger (1950).
4Originally singing in church, he later sang with a dance orchestra in the early 1930s.
5Started acting as a member of the stock company Allbright Players in which he toured the Midwest.
6Some accounts list the cause of his death as a sudden heart attack suffered while sitting in his car waiting for his wife, actress Virginia Carroll, to finish shopping. However, in an interview Carroll said that he actually died of cancer in the Sawtelle Veterans Administration hospital in Los Angeles.
7Signed to a Republic Pictures contract after he appeared for the studio in Blake of Scotland Yard (1937).
8Was an Eagle Scout and Scoutmaster.
9Best known as portrayer of comic-strip detective "Dick Tracy" in 40's "B" films. (See also Morgan Conway.)


Killer-Dog1936ShortFather (uncredited)
Swing Time1936Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Two-Fisted Gentleman1936Charley
The Final Hour1936Department of Justice Guard (uncredited)
The Last Outlaw1936Pilot (uncredited)
Pride of the Marines1936Male Nurse (uncredited)
Border Caballero1936Tex Weaver
Hell-Ship Morgan1936Dale
The Affair of Susan1935Mechanic (uncredited)
The Adventures of Rex and Rinty1935Forest Ranger Jerry Morton [Chs. 5-6] (uncredited)
Chinatown Squad1935Desk Sergeant (uncredited)
Red-Headed Woman1932Driver, At End of Film, With Mustache. (uncredited)
Craig Kennedy, Criminologist1952TV SeriesRocky Lane
Dick Tracy1950-1952TV SeriesDick Tracy
My Favorite Spy1951Official (uncredited)
Close to My Heart1951Charlie (uncredited)
Lightning Strikes Twice1951Jack Ross, Hair Tonic Salesman on Bus (uncredited)
The Redhead and the Cowboy1951Capt. Andrews
Double Crossbones1951Will, Debtor (uncredited)
Fireside Theatre1950TV SeriesMajor Dearborn / Dearborn Jr.
Union Station1950Priest (uncredited)
Radar Secret Service1950Static
Thunder in the Pines1948'Boomer' Benson
Jungle Goddess1948Bob Simpson
Canon City1948Officer Joe Gray
Stage Struck1948Police Sgt. Tom Ramey
The Argyle Secrets1948Police Lt. Samuel Samson
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome1947Dick Tracy
The Vigilante: Fighting Hero of the West1947Greg Sanders The Vigilante
Dick Tracy's Dilemma1947Dick Tracy
Stallion Road1947Richmond Mallard
Tampico1944Quartermaster O'Brien (uncredited)
Four Jills in a Jeep1944Sergeant in Mess Hall (uncredited)
December 7th: The Movie1943Reporter (uncredited)
Three Cadets1943ShortMedical Officer
Guadalcanal Diary1943Ned Rowman
They Came to Blow Up America1943Burkhardt
The Meanest Man in the World1943Reporter (uncredited)
Margin for Error1943Pete, the Dice-Playing Soldier (uncredited)
Time to Kill1942Lou Venter, bodyguard
Manila Calling1942Corbett
Careful, Soft Shoulders1942Elliott Salmon
Ten Gentlemen from West Point1942Maloney
Moontide1942Rev. Wilson
Jungle Book1942Durga
Broadway Big Shot1942Jimmy O'Brien
Duke of the Navy1942Breezy Duke
Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc.1941Dick Tracy
A Yank in the R.A.F.1941Al Bennett
Navy Blues1941Lieutenant (uncredited)
Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day1941Policeman (uncredited)
Desperate Cargo1941Tony Bronson
Here Comes the Cavalry1941ShortCaptain Brooks
Power Dive1941Jackson--Draftsman
Wings of Steel1941Short
The Penalty1941Brock
Play Girl1941Miami Doctor (uncredited)
Misbehaving Husbands1940Bob Grant
The Son of Monte Cristo1940William Gluck
Dark Streets of Cairo1940Dennis Martin
The Mark of Zorro1940Student / Officer (uncredited)
North West Mounted Police1940Constable Ackroyd
Drums of the Desert1940Paul Dumont
Dulcy1940Businessman in Meeting (uncredited)
The Howards of Virginia1940James Howard
Buyer Beware1940ShortOfficer Halligan (uncredited)
The Golden Fleecing1940Larry Kelly
The Captain Is a Lady1940Randy - Seaman (uncredited)
Dick Tracy's G-Men1939Dick Tracy
Mickey the Kid1939Dr. Ben Cameron
S.O.S. Tidal Wave1939Jeff Shannon
Fighting Thoroughbreds1939Ben Marshall
Down in 'Arkansaw'1938John Parker
Dick Tracy Returns1938Dick Tracy
Army Girl1938Capt. Bob Marvin
Born to Be Wild1938Steve Hackett
Paid to Dance1937Nickels Brown
The Trigger Trio1937Larry Smith -Tucson's Brother
The Firefly1937French Lieutenant (uncredited)
SOS Coast Guard1937Lt. Terry Kent
A Fight to the Finish1937Jimmy (uncredited)
San Quentin1937Cop on Phone (scenes deleted)
They Gave Him a Gun1937Wounded Soldier (uncredited)
Criminals of the Air1937Williamson
Motor Madness1937C.P.O. Mike Burns
Dick Tracy1937Dick Tracy
Sea Devils1937Court-Martial Seaman (uncredited)
They Wanted to Marry1937Roger Coleman (uncredited)
Blake of Scotland Yard1937/IDr. Jerry Sheehan
Find the Witness1937Tex
We Who Are About to Die1937Police Lab Technician (uncredited)
White Legion1936NCO Clerk (uncredited)
A Tenderfoot Goes West1936Steve
Alibi for Murder1936Cop (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Great Planes2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Polar Explorer
Dick Tracy1990TV MovieDick Tracy
Action Heroes of Movies & T.V.: A Campy Compilation1989Video documentaryDick Tracy
Horrible Horror1986VideoDick Tracy, In clips from 'Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome'
SOS Coast Guard1942Lt. Terry Kent
Blake of Scotland Yard1937/IIJerry Sheehan

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