Canadian actors who deceased at age 58

Here are 1 famous actors from Canada died at 58:

Reginald Barker

Reginald Barker (April 2, 1886 Winnipeg-February 23, 1945 Pasadena) also known as Reginald C. Barker was a Canadian film director, writer, film producer and actor.

He died in myocardial infarction.

Barker began his directing career in the early days of silent films, quickly establishing himself as a talented and versatile filmmaker. He directed over 140 films in various genres throughout his career, including Westerns, dramas, comedies, and thrillers. Some of his most notable works include "The Mark of Zorro" (1920), "The Love Light" (1921), and "The Show Off" (1926).

In addition to directing, Barker also wrote and produced many of his own films. He was known for his attention to detail and his ability to elicit strong performances from his actors. He worked with many of the top stars of the silent era, including Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, and Lon Chaney.

Despite his success as a filmmaker, Barker's personal life was marked by tragedy. He was married four times and suffered from alcoholism and depression. He passed away at the age of 58, leaving behind a legacy as one of the most respected and influential directors of the silent era.

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