Cleva Creighton (1906-1915)|
Hazel Hastings (1915-1930)
- Lon Chaney Dies After Brave Fight. On Road to Recovery, Screen Actor Is Stricken by Hemorrhage of the Throat. Was a Master of Makeup. Son of Deaf and Dumb Parents, He Began Career as Property Boy. Excelled in Vivid Personations. Acted as Pike's Peak Guide. Made Stage Debut at 17. Appeared in Slap-Stick Comedy. Wore Straitjacket as "Hunchback." New Disguise for Each Film.. New York Times. August 27, 1930.
Although he was believed to be on the road to recovery, Lon Chaney, screen actor, who had been making a valiant fight against anemia and bronchial congestion, died at 12:55.
- Blake, Michael. Lon Chaney: The Man Behind the Thousand Faces. New York: Vestal Press. 1990. ISBN 1-879511-09-6.