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Robert "BOB" Wilke
Birth: May 18, 1914
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1989
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Robert 'Bob' Wilke played a villian in western films in the 1940' and 1950's.He was a big guy and used that to his advantage in TV.Two of his roles were in The LONE RANGER (1956) and HIGH NOON.He appeared in 150+ films, which includes 95 westerns and 17 plays.
 (bio by: daddislilgirl) 
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: daddislilgirl
Record added: Dec 09, 2004
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Robert BOB Wilke
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Robert BOB Wilke
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One of our very best bad guys in all those popular westerns, including the Magnificent Seven in which you goad Coburn into a fight and get a knife in the chest for your trouble. And a versatile character actor to boot, memorable in From Here to Eternity ...(Read more)
- Em
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
I just realized that you were in the very first episode of "Cheyenne" with Clint Walker. You played bad guys with aplomb. Rest in peace Bob.
- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Dec. 4, 2014

- Tom Carroll
 Added: Sep. 12, 2014
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