Birthday: Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, March 24, 1887

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Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle
born March 24, 1887

publicity still for the lost 1921 film “Brewster’s Millions”
more about Roscoe can be found at Call Me Fatty! A Tribute to Roscoe Arbuckle

2 Comments

  1. Vanwall says:

    He was the lightest big man on his feet I ever saw.

  2. The Comique shorts he did with Keaton are super, and not just because Buster’s in them. Arbuckle had an absurd sensibility that really blossomed once he got away from Keystone, and some of it survives in the Vitaphone shorts he did toward the end.

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