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Paul Hurst
Born October 15, 1888
Tulare County, California, USA
Died February 27, 1953
Hollywood, California, USA
Occupation Actor
Film director
Years active 1912 - 1953

Paul Hurst (October 15, 1888 – February 27, 1953) was an American Film actor and director.

Born in Traver, California he appeared in hundreds of films during the 20s, 30s and 40s.

He is best remembered for villainous characters, most notably as the Yankee deserter who trespasses at Tara and is shot by Scarlett in Gone with the Wind (1939) and as the drunken and sadistic vigilante Smith in The Ox Bow Incident (1943).

He committed suicide in 1953 and is buried in Reedley Cemetery in Reedley, California.

Selected filmography

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