Don "Red" Barry, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Don "Red" Barry

American actor

Date of Birth: 11-Jan-1912

Place of Birth: Houston, Texas, United States

Date of Death: 17-Jul-1980

Profession: actor, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Don "Red" Barry

  • Donald Barry de Acosta (January 11, 1912 – July 17, 1980), born Donald Barry De Acosta, known as Red Barry, was an American film and television actor.
  • He was nicknamed "Red" after appearing as the first Red Ryder in the highly successful 1940 film Adventures of Red Ryder; the character was played in later films by "Wild Bill" Elliott and Allan Lane.
  • Barry went on to bigger budget films following Red Ryder, but none reached his previous level of success.
  • He played Red Doyle in the 1964 Perry Mason episode 'The Case of the Simple Simon'.

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