From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sheldon Lewis (April 20, 1868 - May 7, 1958) was an American actor of the silent era best known for his antagonistic roles. He appeared in 93 films between 1914 and 1936. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and died in San Gabriel, California. His interment was located at Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sheldon Lewis, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.