Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy

Gender

Male

Known Credits

22

Spencer Tracy

Date of Birth: Apr 05, 1900

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

 

 

Biography

Spencer Tracy was born four years after his brother Carroll to truck salesman John Edward and Caroline Brown Tracy. He attended Marquette Academy along with Pat OBrien and the two left school to enlist in the Navy at the start of World War I. He was still at Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia at the end of the war. At Ripon College he did well in the lead of The Truth and decided on acting as a career. In New York he roomed with OBrien while they attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Known For

Filmography

How the West Was Won

How the West Was Won

as Narrator

1962

Desk Set

Desk Set

as Richard Sumner

1957

Broken Lance

Broken Lance

as Matt Devereaux

1954

Adam's Rib

Adam's Rib

as Adam Bonner

1949

Cass Timberlane

Cass Timberlane

as Cass Timberlane

1947

Men of Boys Town

Men of Boys Town

as Father Flanagan

1941

I Take This Woman

I Take This Woman

as Karl Decker

1940

Hollywood Hobbies

Hollywood Hobbies

as Himself

1939

Boys Town

Boys Town

as Father Edward J. Flanagan

1938

Libeled Lady

Libeled Lady

as Warren Haggerty

1936

It's A Small World

It's A Small World

as Bill Shevlin

1935

The Show-Off

The Show-Off

as J. Aubrey Piper

1934

The Mad Game

The Mad Game

as Edward Carson

1933

Shanghai Madness

Shanghai Madness

as Pat Jackson

1933

Face in the Sky

Face in the Sky

as Joe Buck

1933

Society Girl

Society Girl

as Briscoe

1932

Disorderly Conduct

Disorderly Conduct

as Dick Fay

1932

Sky Devils

Sky Devils

as Wilkie

1932

She Wanted a Millionaire

She Wanted a Millionaire

as William Kelley

1932

Six Cylinder Love

Six Cylinder Love

as William Donroy

1931