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Fred Ott Net Worth

Fred Ott Net Worth is
$19 Million

Fred Ott Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Frederick P. Ott (1860; New Jersey – October 24, 1936; West Orange, New Jersey) was an employee of Thomas Edison's laboratory in the 1890s. His likeness appears in two of the earliest surviving motion pictures – Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze (a.k.a. Fred Ott's Sneeze) and Fred Ott Holding a Bird – both from 1894.In the former film, Ott takes a pinch of snuff, which causes him to sneeze.
Source
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of Birth1860-01-01
Died1936-10-24
Place Of BirthNew Jersey, USA
ProfessionAssistant Director
#Fact
1Claimed to be the very first motion picture actor in America. His "act" consisted of jumping up and down and sneezing.
2Was one of two brothers that worked at the Edison Lab in West Orange, New Jersey that often assisted W. K. L. Dickson and William Heise in the earliest film production in the United States.

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dickson Experimental Sound Film1894Short assistant director - uncredited

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Kiss1900Documentary shortHimself
Fred Ott Holding a Bird1894ShortHimself
Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze1894Documentary shortSneezing Man

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hollywood1980TV Mini-Series documentaryActor 'Record of a Sneezeneeze'

Known for movies


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