Rin Tin Tin (often billed as Rin-Tin-Tin in the 1920s and 1930s) was the name given to several related German Shepherd dogs in film and television. The 1920s is sometimes referred to as the " Jazz Age " or the " Roaring Twenties " when speaking about the United States and Canada The 1930s were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression. The German Shepherd Dog ( GSD) (Deutscher Schäferhund is a breed of large-sized dog that originates from Germany. Television ( TV) is a widely used Telecommunication medium for sending ( Broadcasting) and receiving moving Images, either monochromatic
The first of the line (c. September 10, 1918 – August 10, 1932) was a shell-shocked pup found by American serviceman Lee Duncan in a bombed-out dog kennel in Lorraine, France, less than two months before the end of World War I. Events 506 - The Bishops of Visigothic Gaul meet in the Council of Agde. Year 1918 ( MCMXVIII) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common Events 612 BC - Killing of Sinsharishkun, King of Assyrian Empire Year 1932 ( MCMXXXII) was a Leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the The United States Army is a military organization whose primary mission is to "provide necessary forces and capabilities. Lorraine (Lorraine Lothringen is a historical area in present-day northeast France. This article is about the country For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic France topics. World War I (abbreviated WWI; also known as the First World War, the Great War, and the War to End All He was named for a puppet called Rintintin that French children gave to the American soldiers for good luck. The dog returned at war's end with Duncan to his home in Los Angeles, California. Los Angeles (lɑˈsændʒələs los ˈaŋxeles in Spanish) is the largest City in the state of California and the American West California ( is a US state on the West Coast of the United States, along the Pacific Ocean.
Nicknamed Rinty by his owner, the dog learned tricks and could leap 11 feet 9 inches. He was seen performing at a dog show by film producer Charles Jones, who paid Duncan to film Rinty. Charles, Charlie, or Chuck Jones may refer to;Sports figures Bumpus Jones, 19th century baseball pitcher Charley Jones Duncan became convinced Rin Tin Tin could become the next Strongheart. Strongheart was the screen name of Etzel von Oeringen ( October 1, 1917 – June 24, 1929) a German shepherd that became The dog's big break came when he stepped in for a recalcitrant wolf in The Man From Hell's River (1922). The grey wolf or gray wolf ( Canis lupus) also known as the timber wolf or simply wolf, is a Mammal of the order Carnivora Rin Tin Tin would be cast as a wolf or wolf-hybrid many times in his career, though not looking like one. His first starring role, 1923's Where The North Begins, playing alongside silent screen actress Claire Adams, was a huge success often credited with saving Warner Brothers from bankruptcy. Claire Adams ( September 24, 1896 &ndash September 25, 1978) was a Canadian Silent film actress and Benefactor Warner Bros Entertainment Inc (or Warner Bros, Warner Bros Pictures) is one of the world's largest producers of Film and It was followed by Shadows of the North (1923), Clash of the Wolves (1925), A Dog of the Regiment (1927), Tiger Rose (1929) and The Lightning Warrior (1931). Clash of the Wolves was a 1925 animal movie featuring an early starring role Rin Tin Tin, a German Shepherd who appeared in many movies at the Year 1925 ( MCMXXV) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Year 1927 ( MCMXXVII) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Year 1929 ( MCMXXIX) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Year 1931 ( MCMXXXI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. His financial success for Warner Brothers inspired several imitations from other studios looking to cash in on Rin Tin Tin's popularity, notably RKO's Ace the Wonder Dog, also a German Shepherd. Warner Bros Entertainment Inc (or Warner Bros, Warner Bros Pictures) is one of the world's largest producers of Film and Ace the Wonder Dog was a German Shepherd that acted in several films and film serials from 1938 to 1946.
Between 1930 and 1955, Rin Tin Tin was heard in three different radio series, beginning April 5, 1930 with The Wonder Dog, in which Rin Tin Tin did his own sound effects until his death in 1932 when Rin Tin Tin, Jr. Events 456 - St Patrick returns to Ireland as a missionary bishop Year 1930 ( MCMXXX) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display 1930 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. took over. This 15-minute program was broadcast Saturdays on the Blue Network at 8:15 p. The Blue Network was the on-air name of an American radio production and distribution service from 1942 to 1945 which traced its formal origins back to 1927 m. until March 1931 when it moved to Thursdays at 8:15 p. m. In September 1930, the title changed from The Wonder Dog to Rin Tin Tin. Don Ameche and Junior McLain starred in the series, which ended June 8, 1933. Don Ameche (born Dominic Felix Amici; May 31 1908 – December 6 1993) was an American actor Events 68 - The Roman Senate accepts emperor Galba. 536 - St Silverius becomes Pope (probable Year 1933 ( MCMXXXIII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. With Ken-L-Ration as a sponsor, the series continued on CBS from October 5, 1933 until May 20, 1934, airing Sundays at 7:45 p. Events 869 - The Fourth Council of Constantinople is convened to decide about what to do about Patriarch Photius of Constantinople Events 325 - The First Council of Nicaea &ndash the first Ecumenical Council of the Christian Church is held Year 1934 ( MCMXXXIV) was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display full 1934 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. m.
The final radio series was broadcast on Mutual from January 2, 1955 to December 25, 1955 a 30-minute program heard Sundays at 5:00 p. The Mutual Broadcasting System ( MBS) was an American Radio network, in operation from 1934 to 1999 Events 366 - The Alamanni cross the frozen Rhine River in large numbers invading the Roman Empire. Year 1955 ( MCMLV) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar) Events 274 - Roman Emperor Aurelian Year 1955 ( MCMLV) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar) m. Sponsored by National Biscuit for Shredded Wheat and Milk Bone, the series featured Rin Tin Tin's adventures with the 101st Cavalry. The show starred Lee Aker as Rusty, James Brown as Lt. Rip Masters and Joe Sawyer as Sgt. Joe Sawyer ( 29 August, 1906 &ndash 21 April, 1982) was a Canadian film actor Biff O'Hara.
Following Rin Tin Tin's death in 1932 in Los Angeles (in the arms of actress Jean Harlow, according to Hollywood legend), his owner arranged to have the dog returned to his country of birth for burial in the Cimetière des Chiens, the renowned pet cemetery in the Parisian suburb of Asnières-sur-Seine. Los Angeles (lɑˈsændʒələs los ˈaŋxeles in Spanish) is the largest City in the state of California and the American West Jean Harlow ( March 3, &ndash June 7,) was an American Film Actress and Sex symbol of the 1930s The Cimetière des Chiens is believed to be the first zoological necropolis in the world A pet cemetery is a Cemetery for animals In addition to burying human remains many human cultures also regularly bury animal remains Paris (ˈpærɨs in English; in French) is the Capital of France and the country's largest city Asnières-sur-Seine (anjɛʁ is a commune in the northwestern suburbs of Paris, France. Rin Tin Tin was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1623 Vine St. The Hollywood Walk of Fame is a Sidewalk along Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street in Hollywood Los Angeles California, USA, that
Though Rin Tin Tin's abilities were well received, contemporary dog actors are viewed as superior, delivering far more believable performances due to advances in dog training techniques.
Rin Tin Tin, Jr. appeared in several short films in the 1930s, including the 12-part serial, The Adventures of Rex and Rinty. The 1930s were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression. The Adventures of Rex and Rinty is a Mascot film serial starring Rex ("The King of Wild Horses" and canine actor Rin Tin Tin Rin Tin Tin III starred alongside a young Robert Blake in 1947's The Return of Rin Tin Tin. Robert Blake (born September 18, 1933) is an American Actor most famous for starring in the U
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin, an ABC television series that ran from October 1954 to May 1959, featured Duncan's Rin Tin Tin IV as the lead dog, and Rin Tin Tin II although some of the work actually was performed by a dog owned by Frank Barnes called J. The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin is a Children's television program which ran on ABC from October 1954 until August 1959. The American Broadcasting Company ( ABC) is an American Television network. R. and another of Duncan's Rin Tin Tin line dogs named Hey You.
The name Rin Tin Tin has since been attached to various projects that have had little or nothing to do with Duncan or the preservation of the Rin Tin Tin bloodline dogs.
The authentic bloodline of Rin Tin Tin was not lost following the death of Lee Duncan on September 20, 1960. Events 451 - The Battle of Chalons takes place in North Eastern France. Year 1960 ( MCMLX) was a Leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. With his endorsement, the bloodline continued in Texas with Jannettia Brodsgaard Propps, who had purchased several direct descendants from Duncan. Texas ( is a state geographically located in the South Central United States and is also known as the Lone Star State. Her granddaughter, Miss Daphne Hereford, continued the lineage following her grandmother's death on December 17, 1988. Events 546 - Gothic War (535–554: The Ostrogoths of King Totila Year 1988 ( MCMLXXXVIII) was a Leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar) With Hereford's guidance, the authentic bloodline of Rin Tin Tin continues through breeding of his offspring at El Rancho Rin Tin Tin in Latexo, Texas. Latexo is a city in Houston County, Texas, United States. The population was 272 at the 2000 census The current Rin Tin Tin is tenth in line from the original and makes personal appearances across the country to promote responsible pet ownership.
The authentic Rin Tin Tin line dogs are also trained as service dogs to provide assistance to special needs children.