Award wins: 2 Oscars, 8 other wins and 12 nominations.His real name is Ernest Frederick McIntyre Bickel and he was born on the 31st August of year 1897 in Racine, Wisconsin, United States. He was an American film and stage actor. He is most famous for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Best Years of Our Lives. He started his career in 1921. He was married to Ellis Baker; the marriage ended in a divorce. He was later married to Florence Eldridge before his death on the 14th of April in the year 1975.