<p>Paul Cavanagh (8 December 1888 – 15 March 1964) was an English film actor. He appeared in over 100 films between 1928 and 1959. He was born in Chislehurst, Kent and died in London from a heart attack.
Cavanagh was educated at Cambridge where he studied law. He went to Canada where he joined the Royal Northwest Mounted Police. After serving in World War I, he returned to Canada but eventually went back to England to practise law.
He went onto the stage after a stroke of bad luck in 1924 caused him to lose his savings, and later he went into films. He died in 1964, aged 75.</p>