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Murray Hamilton
Birth: Mar. 24, 1923
Death: Sep. 1, 1986

Actor. Born in Washington, North Carolina, he was a familiar character actor in theatre, films and television. In the 1940s, he began his career performing on the New York stages and was later nominated for a Tony Award. He made his film debut in "Reckless Age" (1944), followed my a supporting role in "Bright Victory" (1951). Some of his most notable screen performances were in "The Spirit of St. Louis" (1957), "The FBI Story" (1959), "The Hustler" (1961), "The Graduate" (1967), "Jaws" (1975) and "Brubacker" (1980). For TV, he appeared on the series "The Twilight Zone", "Perry Mason", "The Golden Girls", "B.J. and the Bear", "Rich Man, Poor Man" and many more. He died of cancer at age 63 in Washington, North Carolina. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Terrie DeMarco Hamilton (1930 - 1999)
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Washington
Beaufort County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kenneth McNeil
Record added: Jun 08, 2002
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- Lisa Lackey-Reeves
 Added: Dec. 15, 2014
You were a specialist in your field and I enjoyed your movies. I thought your best ones were " Jaws " and " Anatomy Of A Murder ".Thank you for your service to our country.MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU FOREVER and GOD bless you.
- Dennis Painter
 Added: Dec. 5, 2014
MURRAY. THANK YOU FOR ROLE IN THE MOVIE JAWS, THANK FOR YOUR SERVICE IN WWII, GOD BLESS YOU AND REST IN PEACE.
- David Carrasquillo
 Added: Sep. 21, 2014
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