Stage name of Lincoln Theodore Monroe Perry (b. 5/30/02;d. 11/19/85).
African American actor known for portraying sterotypical minstrel characters on stage and in film.
Perry joined a vaudeville act at age 12 and appeared in a minstrel act called "Step 'n' Fetchit: Two Dancing Fools from Dixie."
He went solo in the mid-1920s appearing on stage and in over 40 films between 1927 and 1976.