Bolger, Raymond WallaceDied when: 83 years 5 days (996 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Raymond Wallace Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American actor, dancer, singer, vaudevillian and stage performer (particularly musical theatre) who started in the silent-film era.
He was a major Broadway performer in the 1930s and beyond.He is best known for his role as the Scarecrow and his Kansas counterpart farm worker "Hunk" in The Wizard of Oz (1939) and the villainous Barnaby in Walt Disney's holiday musical fantasy Babes in Toyland.
He was also the host of The Ray Bolger Show on TV from 1953 and 1955, originally known as Where's Raymond?