Winstead Sheffield Weaver , who used the professional name Doodles Weaver, was an American actor and comedian on radio, recordings, and television. He was the brother of NBC executive Sylvester "Pat" Weaver and the uncle of actress Sigourney Weaver. Born in Los Angeles, Weaver was given the nickname Doodlebug by his mother when he was a child. He attended Stanford University, where he engaged in numerous pranks and practical jokes. He was a contributor to the Stanford Chaparral humor magazine. On radio during the late 1930s and early 1940s, he was heard as an occasional guest on Rudy Vallée's...
|Birthdate:||May 11, 1911|
|Birthplace:||Los Angeles, California|
|Date of death:||January 17, 1983|
|Also known as:||Winstead Sheffield Weaver, Winstead Sheffield Glenndenning Dixon Weaver, Doodles Win Weaver|