Popular actor from the silent film and sound eras who played out a rugged, devoted hero in a number of RKO Radio Images productions. He was area of the ensemble of Cecil B. Demille’s silent traditional, The Ten Commandments, and gained an Academy Prize for Best Professional for his function in Cimarron. Position six feet high and weighing 180 pounds, he was a standout athlete in senior high school. He performed Wingfoot in the 1929 film, Redskin. He was created Ernst Carlton Brimmer, in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he examined medicine, satisfying his father’s wants. Roger Moore’s mom reportedly regarded Dix among her favorite stars.