1910 - Born on October 8th in Oxford, New Jersey.
1942 - Moved to Hollywood, he was briefly seen in Columbia's "My Sister Eileen" and "You Were Never Lovelier", and played leads at PRC and Monogram.
1943 - Alyn was married to MGM contract vocalist Virginia O'Brien. They had two daughters and a son.
1948 - Starred in a rip-roaring 15-episode movie serials "Superman". The first live-action film adventure of the man of steel was "Superman" made.
1950 - Starred in "Atom Man Vs. Superman" as Superman.
1978 - Appeared in the Christopher Reeve movie, Superman:The Movie. He played Lois Lane's father on the train that young Clark Kent raced on his way home from school.
1999 - Died in Woodland, Texas.
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