8 Timelined Facts about Sid Haig (Captain Spaulding)

  1. Born in Fresno, California, United States:

Six feet and four inches tall, Sid Haig was born as Sidney Eddie Mosesian in the late 1930s (July 14th 1939) in Fresno, California, United States of America to Haig Mosesian. His father was an electrician by profession. He is of Armenian descent.

2. Pursued a musical career in 1958

When Sid was seven years old, He performed in a children’s Christmas show as a paid dancer. He also performed in a vaudeville revival show. Besides dancing, he also showed his musical talent as a child and he began playing drums with T-Birds in 1958.

3. Began his acting career in 1960

While he was pursuing his high school education, he was pursued to act. He made his acting debut in 1960 by starring the role of The Fugitive in the short movie The Host. Two years later, he appeared in the movie The Firebrand.

4. 1971: Appeared in the movie, The Big Doll House

In the mid 1960s, he starred in the movies like Beach Ball, Blood Bath, It’s a Bikini World, Point Blank and so on. He got his rise in fame in the early 1970s after he portrayed the role of Harry in an American woman in prison film The Big Doll House

5. 2003: Appeared in an American horror film House of 1000 Corpses

Sid Haig is an actor from Untied States. He is also critically acclaimed for starring the role of Captain Spaulding in an American horror film House of 1000 Corpses and Captain Spaulding/Cutter in The Devil’s Rejects.

6. 2004: Won Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

He is famous for starring the role of Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s horror films House of 1000 Corpses. For this role, he got his first nomination in Fangoria Chainsaw Awards in 2004 and he also won this award that year for Best Supporting Actor

7. 2006: Won Scream Awards

For portraying the role of Captain Spaulding/Cutter in an American horror movie The Devil’s Rejects, he got his first nomination in Scream Awards in 2006. He was also awarded with this award that year for Most Vile Villain.

8. 2007: Got married

On 2nd of November 2007, Sid got married to Susan L. Oberg. Susan L. Oberg is also popular in the film industry and she is famous for her work in Brotherhood of Blood, The Horrorhound and so on. He was aged 68 years old when they tied their married knot.

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One thought on “8 Timelined Facts about Sid Haig (Captain Spaulding)

  1. They forgot to mention that during the late 70’s and early 80’s, Sid made television appearances on shows like the dukes of hazzard.

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