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This Day in Georgia History

January 18, 1892

Oliver Hardy Born

Early film star Oliver Hardy - rotund straight-man of the comic duo of Laurel and Hardy - was born in Harlem, Georgia. During his career, he would appear in almost 200 movies. Hardy died Aug. 7, 1957 in North Hollywood, CA. In Harlem, Oliver Hardy is remembered with a state historical marker as well as with a Laurel and Hardy Museum.