Ken Maynard

Studio publicity incorrectly puts his birthplace at Mission, Texas. Ken was a trick rider with the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show and later with Ringling Brothers and was also a champion rodeo rider. His movie debut, _The Man Who Won (1923)_ (qv), was the first of many for this early cowboy movie superstar. He was famous for the stunts he could enact with his horse 'Tarzan (I)' (qv). Maynard was the first singing cowboy in the movies. During the 1930s, he dropped out of movies and went back to rode...  Read more »

Married with

Mary Leeper1926
Jeanne Knudsen1924
Arlie Green Harlan