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Buddy Ebsen MP (1908 - 2003)

"Frank "Buddy" Ebsen"

Buddy Ebsen (born Christian Ludolf Ebsen, Jr.; April 2, 1908 – July 6, 2003), was an American singer, dancer, author, film, television and character actor, whose career spanned seven decades. SAG-AFT...

12/28/2016 12/28/2016

John Lawrence Russell MP (1921 - 1991)

) John Lawrence Russell (January 3, 1921 – January 19, 1991) was an American actor, and World War II veteran, most noted for playing Marshal Dan Troop in the successful ABC western television series ...

8/19/2013 4/8/2016

On television as a young child, he started appearing unbilled at the age of 8 in films such as The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) and High Noon (1952). He quickly moved to featured status by the end of ...

1/25/2015 4/5/2016

Susan Morrow MP (1931 - 1985)

"Jacqueline Ann Teresa Bernadette Immoor", "Susan Morrow"

Morrow co-starred with Charlton Heston in a 1952 western film, The Savage. Her television career lasted only six years from 1954-1960. Among her appearances were two 1955 episodes of The Loretta Youn...

7/4/2007 3/11/2016

Debra Paget MP

"Debra Paget"

Houston, Texas

She took her screen name from Lord and Lady Paget of England, UK, from whom her family are descended. Debra Paget (born August 19, 1933) is an American actress and entertainer. She is perhaps best kn...

6/24/2013 10/26/2015

Samuel Pack "Sam" Elliott (born August 9, 1944) is an American actor. His rangy physique, thick horseshoe moustache, deep, resonant voice, and Western drawl lend to frequent casting as cowboys and ranc...

9/2/2014 9/25/2015

Sheb Wooley MP (1921 - 2003)

"Sheb Wooley", "Ben Colder"

from Wikipedia: Shelby F. "Sheb" Wooley (April 10, 1921 – September 16, 2003) was a character actor and singer, best known for his 1958 novelty song "The Purple People Eater". He played Ben Miller, b...

6/29/2015 6/29/2015

Douglas Kennedy MP (1915 - 1973)

) Douglas Richards Kennedy (September 14, 1915 – August 10, 1973) was an American supporting actor originally from New York City who appeared in more than 190 films between 1935 and 1973. Selected ...

4/20/2015 4/21/2015

Jay Silverheels "Tonto" MP (1912 - 1980)

Jay Silverheels (May 26, 1912 – March 5, 1980) was a First Nations actor. He was well known for his role as Tonto, the faithful Native American companion of the character, The Lone Ranger in a long-run...

8/22/2009 4/13/2015

Jane Frazee MP (1915 - 1985)

A professional entertainer since the age of six, blue-eyed brunette Jane Frazee and her older sister Ruth Frazee had a vaudeville sister act and appeared in nightclubs and on radio together. They journ...

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

Glenn Strange MP (1899 - 1973)

Glenn Strange (August 16, 1899 – September 20, 1973) was an American actor who mostly appeared in Western films. He is best remembered for playing Frankenstein's monster in three Universal films duri...

10/29/2011 3/4/2015

Watch on Hulu: Suave and dapper, Tristram Coffin was one of the best dressed and handsomest heavies to work in westerns. In a Hollywood career spanning over 30 years, Coffin's work ran the gamut of...

3/6/2011 1/3/2015

Andy Devine MP (1905 - 1977)

Andrew Vabre "Andy" Devine (October 7, 1905 – February 18, 1978) was an American character actor and comic cowboy sidekick known for his distinctive raspy voice. Early life Born in Flagstaff,...

1/6/2013 5/9/2014

Dale Evans MP (1912 - 2001)

Crowned "Queen of the Cowgirls," Dale Evans stands out as the most powerful female presence in cowboy culture throughout the 20th century. She starred with wholesome singing cowboy Roy Rogers in a seri...

7/26/2008 5/9/2014

Michael Ansara MP (1922 - 2013)

Though best known for his Native American characterizations, Michael Ansara is actually of Lebanese extraction. He is best known for his portrayal of Cochise in the American television series Broken Ar...

9/12/2012 2/22/2013

Zane Grey MP (1872 - 1939)

""Father of the Western Novel"", "and dentist"

Birth name: Pearl Zane Gray ' better known as author Zane Grey b. January 31, 1872 Zanesville, Ohio d. October 23, 1939 Altadena, California. Buried: Union Cemetery, Lackawaxen, Pennsylvania Parents:...

1/30/2013 1/30/2013

Tex Ritter MP (1905 - 1974)

Woodward Maurice Ritter (January 12, 1905–January 2, 1974), better known as Tex Ritter, was an American country music singer and movie actor popular from the mid-1930s into the 1960s, and the father ...

9/7/2009 9/18/2012

Dyan Cannon MP

"Dyan Cannon", "Samille Diane Friesen"

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

Stage name: Dyan Cannon She is an American film and television actress, director, screenwriter, editor, and producer. Cannon was born in Tacoma, Washington, the daughter of Claire (née Portnoy), a ...

1/5/2009 3/2/2012

Lorne Greene MP (1915 - 1987)

"Lorne Greene", "Chaim", "Hyman"

Lorne Greene (February 12, 1915 – September 11, 1987), was the stage name of Lyon Hyman Green , OC, a Canadian actor. His television roles include Ben Cartwright on the western Bonanza , and Commander ...

9/7/2009 3/2/2012

A brawny, handsome, easy-going action lead of TV series, Lee Majors achieved stardom through a variety of popular shows, including The Big Valley and The Fall Guy . But it was his role as Steve Austin ...

12/9/2011 12/14/2011

Barbara Bestar MP (deceased)

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10/15/2011 10/15/2011

James Garner MP (1928 - 2014)

With a career spanning more than five decades, James Garner has starred in several television series which includes his roles as Bret Maverick, in the popular 1950s western-comedy series, Maverick; Jim...

3/10/2007 10/11/2011

Maj. Audie Leon Murphy MP (1924 - 1971)

A legend in his own time, Audie Murphy was the most decorated American Army soldier of World War II who went on to become a celebrated movie star for over two decades in the post-war era, appearing in ...

12/11/2008 10/11/2011

Michael Landon MP (1936 - 1991)

With a career that spanned three decades, Michael Landon is widely known for his roles as Little Joe Cartwright in Bonanza (1959–1973), Charles Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983), and J...

9/11/2009 10/11/2011

Herb Jeffries MP (1913 - 2014)

"The Bronze Buckaroo"

Herbert "Herb" Jeffries (born September 24, 1913) is an American jazz and popular singer and actor. Born in Detroit, Michigan as Herbert Jeffrey, he is the son of Umberto Balentino,[2] a pianist of...

10/9/2011 10/10/2011

Peter Graves MP (1926 - 2010)

"Peter Graves"

Peter Graves was a familiar face from decades of assorted TV shows, best remembered as the mysterious Jim Phelps, commander of the Impossible Missions Force (IMF) on TV's Mission: Impossible. As a bo...

11/9/2008 6/5/2011

Gene Autry MP (1907 - 1998)

Known as "The Singing Cowboy," Autry's career spanned more than three decades on the radio, in movies and on television. Although his signature song was "Back in the Saddle Again," Autry is best known ...

1/11/2010 5/21/2011

Roy Rogers MP (1911 - 1998)

"Roy Rogers", "King of the Cowboys"

U.S. actor and singer Roy Rogers was called the "King of the Cowboys" during his long career as a folksy singing hero of movies and TV. He was an original member of the cowboy singing group The Sons of...

7/26/2008 5/21/2011

Clint Eastwood MP


San Franciso, California, United States

Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American film actor, director, producer, composer, and politician. Eastwood first came to prominence as a supporting cast member in the TV seri...

1/9/2008 5/21/2011

James Arness MP (1923 - 2011)

"James King Arness"

Nekrolog/Obituary (Los Angeles Times): James Arness (born May 26, 1923) is an American actor, best known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke for 20 years. His brother was the late actor, P...

11/9/2008 5/20/2011