Frank Yaconelli
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Yaconelli in Western Mail (1942)
Born(1898-10-02)October 2, 1898
DiedNovember 19, 1965(1965-11-19) (aged 67)
Years active1923–1958

Frank Yaconelli (October 2, 1898 – November 19, 1965) was an Italian-born American film actor. When he was a child his family emigrated to the United States, settling in Boston. Yaconelli was a character actor playing supporting roles, often Southern European or Mexican immigrants. He was also a noted accordion player, and performed in a number of films. He starred alongside Jack Randall in a series of seven westerns produced by Monogram Pictures.[1]

Selected filmography


  1. ^ Drew p.206