Don "Red" Barry
What do you know about Don "Red" Barry?
"Check Your Answers"
at the end of the quiz.
1) In 1939, Donald Barry appears in a John Wayne
Three Mesquiteers movie. He is the bad guy.
What is the movie?
2) In 1940, Republic gives him the lead role in the movie
that will make him synonymous with this character.
Adventures of Red Ryder
Blazing Six Shooters
3) In another 1940 entry is The Tulsa Kid. This 57
min black & white film has Barry cleaning up the a small
What is the town's name?
4) From 1940 to 1944, Don is married to a well know
Who was she?
5) Donald Barry De Acosta was born on January 11, 1912.
what city was he born?
6) He feels he has been miscast as Red Ryder because the
comic strip character is tall and lanky, whereas he is short
7) What was the 1954 Western Berry directs, writes,
produces, and stars. His ex-wife is the co-star.
What is the
Jesse James' Woman
The Wild West Range
In Ol' Texas
8) In the
1940 Adventures of Red Ryder,
who plays Little
9) The Purple Heart is a 1944 film that is the story of the
crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo,
early in the war. Berry plays Lt. Peter Vincent.
10) He played Judd Larrabee in several episodes of
11) He died on July 17, 1980 in Hollywood, California from a suicide.
12) Where was Don "Red"
Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County,
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles,
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, New York