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Frank Mayo
Date: 1839 - 1896
Remarks: Moved to California early in his childhood with his parents; Acted on stages in San Francisco, frontier towns, and mining camps; In 1865 he returned to the East coast and continued his acting career; He was an immediate success from his first role in Boston in "The Streets of New York"; he debuted 4 years later in NY and had a series of Shakespearean roles; He toured Europe and the American west before the end of his career; He gave more than 2,000 performances as Davy Crockett