W.C. Fields (1880 - 1946)

W.C. Fields (1880 - 1946) (HM4PX)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.075', W 75° 9.227'

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American comedian raised in Philadelphia, noted for his irreverent wit. Starting out as a vaudeville juggler, he won enduring fame on screen and radio. He was in over 40 motion pictures, 1915-44. As a lad, he worked for a time at Strawbridge's here.
HM NumberHM4PX
Year Placed1997
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 8:09am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486863 N 4422357
Decimal Degrees39.95125000, -75.15378333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.075', W 75° 9.227'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 4.50" N, 75° 9' 13.62" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 801-827 Market St, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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