1887–1954

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Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 23, 1887, New York.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 23, 1954 (his birth­day), Los An­ge­les, Ca­li­for­nia.

Buried: For­est Lawn Mem­or­i­al Park, Glen­dale, Ca­li­for­nia.

Biography

Brooks mar­ried Or­ah M. Grant in 1908 in Che­nan­go Coun­ty, New York. They were liv­ing in Nor­wich, New York in 1910, but moved to Bur­bank, Ca­li­for­nia, by 1920.

In 1940, he and his se­cond wife, Lau­ra, were liv­ing in Los An­ge­les.

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