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Pasha, Kalla, 1879-1933


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Variants

    • Crazy Turk, 1879-1933
    • Pasha, Hamid Kalla, 1879-1933
    • Rickard, Joseph T., 1879-1933
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18790305
    • Death Date

        19330610
    • Birth Place

        Detroit, Mich.
    • Death Place

        Talmage, Calif.
    • Associated Locale

        Chicago, Ill.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        Acting
          Wrestling
        • Occupation

            Actor
              Wrestler
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          • Sources

            • found: West of Zanzibar, 2012:credits (Kalla Pasha)
            • found: Internet Movie Database WWW site, Aug. 13, 2012(Kalla Pasha, actor ; b. Joseph T. Rickard, 1877 in New York City, New York, USA ; d. June 10, 1933 (age 55) in Talmage, California, USA ; Trivia: Brutish character actor, used for menacing roles by Mack Sennett during the 1920's)
            • found: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 1, 2012(Kalla Pasha (5 March, 1879 - 10 June 1933) was an American professional wrestler, vaudeville comedian and screen actor active during the silent era ; Kalla Pasha was the stage name of Joseph T. Rickard, a native of Detroit. He was the professional wrestler Hamid Kalla Pasha, whom the press called "The Crazy Turk" before performing on vaudeville and appearing in 74 films between 1919 and 1931 ; he was arrested for striking a man over the head with a milk bottle during a dust-up involving five-cents. As a result, Rickard was sent to Mendocino State Hospital for psychiatric care, where he would die a little over a year later from heart disease)
            • found: Ancestry.com WWW site, Oct. 1. 2012Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 (Joseph T. Rickard ; b. at Detroit in the state of Michigan on or about the 5th day of March, 1879 ; that I am domicile in the United States, my permanent residence being at Chicago in the state of Illinois, where I follow the occupation of theatrical professional ; application on 12th day of January 1915) U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Joseph T Richard (Age: 39 ; Date of birth: March 5, 1879 ; present occupation: prof. wrestler)
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            • 2012-10-09: new
            • 2012-10-11: revised
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