Claude Rains (1889 - 1967) best known for The Invisible Man (1933), The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), The Wolf Man (1941), Casablanca (1942), Lawrence of Arabia (1962).
Claude Rains (1889-1967) Captain, London Scottish Regiment, WW I. He served with fellow actors Basil Rathbone, Ronald Colman and Herbert Marshall. Rains was involved in a gas attack that left him nearly blind in one eye for the rest of his life. However, the war did aid his social advancement as he rose from the rank of Private to Captain. He became a U.S. citizen in 1939. He was in 58 feature films.