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Joseph Calleia
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Birth Date:August 4, 1897
Astrology Sign:Leo
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Died Date:October 31, 1975

Occupation:Movie Actor

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Joseph Calleia

Biography:Joseph Calleia (born August 4, 1897; died October 31, 1975 in Malta), was a movie character actor. He made his screen debut in 1935 and went on to appear in a total of 57 movies. Calleia usually played cops or a villain in gangster or western films. He played Juan SeguĂ­n in The Alamo. Other films include the comedy My Little Chickadee (1940), Disney's The Littlest Outlaw (1955) and the border-town detective in Orson Welles' Touch of Evil (1958). Appeared in the films noir Deadline at Dawn (1946), Gilda (1946), Lured (1947) and The Glass Key (1942). He also wrote the screenplay for the western take on Robin Hood with The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936).

Joseph Calleia was born at Saqajja Square, Rabat, Malta. A monument, consisting of a bust of Joseph Calleia, was erected in front of his house in Rabat, in October, 2005, by Eman Bonnici, a young fellow, aged at the time 17. It has since been defaced by vandals, and remains to be repaired.

Achievements: (Filmography)
After the Thin Man (1936)

Personality and Character Cards:
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Joseph Calleia's Personality Tarot Card The Wheel of Fortune - Personality Card

Birthday: August 4, 1897

A new chapter is starting; problems are solved through changes in circumstances.

Joseph Calleia's Character Tarot Card The Magician - Character Card

Birthday: August 4, 1897

Creative initiative, skill and opportunities for new ventures.

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Joseph Calleia's Growth Tarot Card The Fool

Birthday: August 4, 2017

The beginning of a cycle or an adventure; a risk must be taken.




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