Edmund Gwenn

Birth Name: Edmund John Kellaway

Date of Birth: 26 September, 1877

Place of Birth: Wandsworth, London, England, U.K.

Date of Death: September 6, 1959

Place of Death: Woodland Hills, California, U.S.

Ethnicity: English

Edmund Gwenn was an English actor. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Miracle on 34th Street (1947).

Edmund was the son of Catherine Augusta Clementina (Oliver) and John Kellaway. His brother was actor Arthur Chesney and his cousin was actor Cecil Kellaway.

Edmund’s paternal grandmother was named Ann Biddick.

Source: Genealogy of Edmund Gwenn (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com


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  1. Natasha says:

    His surname is Welsh.

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