Brother of actor Milton Kibbee.
Uncle of actress Lois Kibbee.
Great Uncle of actor Alex Zonn.
He was originally listed for the part of Friar Tuck in The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) but the part went to Eugene Pallette.
He was a resident of the Percy Williams home for aged and destitute actors in East Islip NY at the time of his death.
Was in five Oscar Best Picture nominees: 42nd Street (1933), Lady for a Day (1933), Captain Blood (1935), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) and Our Town (1940).