Canadian actorDied when: 52 years 67 days (626 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio
John Elmer "Jack" Carson (October 27, 1910 – January 2, 1963) was a Canadian-born, American film actor.Carson often played the role of comedic friend through the 1940s and 1950s, including films The Strawberry Blonde (1941) and Arsenic and Old Lace (1944).
He displayed his dramatic talent in films such as Mildred Pierce (1945), A Star is Born (1954), and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958).
He worked for RKO and MGM, cast opposite Myrna Loy and William Powell in Love Crazy, 1941, but most of his memorable work was for Warner Bros.