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Raymond William Stacey Burr

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: New Westminster, Greater Vancouver, BC, Canada
Death: September 12, 1993 (76)
Sonoma, Sonoma, CA, USA
Place of Burial: New Westminster, Greater Vancouver, BC, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of William Johnston Burr and Minerva Annetta Burr
Brother of Geraldine Burr Fuller and James Edmond Burr

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About Raymond Burr

Raymond Burr was a Canadian actor, primarily known for his title roles in the television dramas Perry Mason and Ironside. His early acting career included roles on Broadway, radio, television and in film, usually as the villain. He won two Emmy Awards in 1959 and 1961 for the role of Perry Mason, which he played for nine seasons between 1957 and 1966. His second hit series, Ironside, earned him six Emmy nominations, and two Golden Globe nominations. He is also widely known for his role as Steve Martin in both Godzilla, King of the Monsters! and Godzilla 1985.

Raymond Burr was featured on a U.S. postage stamp issued in 2009.


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Raymond Burr's Timeline

May 21, 1917
New Westminster, Greater Vancouver, BC, Canada
September 12, 1993
Age 76
Sonoma, Sonoma, CA, USA
New Westminster, Greater Vancouver, BC, Canada