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Gabriel Dell
Gabriel Dell
(October 8, 1919 – July 3, 1988) was an American actor and one of the members of what came to be known as the Dead End Kids, then later the East Side Kids
East Side Kids
and finally The Bowery Boys.[1]


1 Acting career 2 Death 3 References 4 External links

Acting career[edit] Born Gabriel Marcel Dell Vecchio in New York City,[2] Dell almost made his stage debut a few years before Dead End when he and his sister were slated for roles in The Good Earth
The Good Earth
with Alla Nazimova
Alla Nazimova
and Claude Rains. Dell served in the United States
United States
Merchant Marine during World War II. He appeared in numerous films as a Dead End Kid/East Side Kid/Bowery Boy. In the 1944 East Side Kids
East Side Kids
film Million Dollar Kid, Dell actually appeared as a criminal villain, pit against the boys, who gets brought to justice in the end. His other non-Dead End Kids/Bowery Boys films included The 300 Year Weekend (1971), Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? (1971), Earthquake (1974), and Framed (1975). He also appeared in The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery (1975) and The Escape Artist (1982), both of which featured fellow Bowery Boy star Huntz Hall. Death[edit] Dell died in North Hollywood
North Hollywood
of leukemia in 1988 at age 68. References[edit]

^ Bennetts, Leslie (July 7, 1988). "Gabriel Dell, 68, a Dead End Kid On Broadway and in Many Films". The New York Times.  ^ Fisher, James (2011). Historical Dictionary of Contemporary American Theater: 1930-2010. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 9780810879508. Retrieved 28 June 2017. 

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 74052714 LCCN: n85378835 ISNI: 0000 0000 2568 7970 BNF: cb140409481 (data) SN