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Hans Conried
Birth: Apr. 15, 1917
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1982
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born in Baltimore Maryland and raised in New York, Hans Conried studied acting at Columbia University. He performed in radio dramas in Hollywood and was a member of Orson Welles' Mercury Theatre. His screen debut came in 1938 with the Robert Sinclair directed film, Dramatic School. He later appeared in films with roles ranging from bits to leads. During WWII, he won roles in various war pictures, usually performing as a Nazi. Most often his performances included both sinister and comedy roles. He specialized in a language verbalism which he intertwined with a variety of foreign accents for added comic effect. Hans is probably best remembered for the title role as 'Dr. Terwilliker' in the 1953 film, "The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T." (bio by: RCB) 
Family links: 
  Hans Conried (1883 - 1957)
  Edith Beryl Gildersleeve Conried (1892 - 1970)

Cause of death: Heart ailment
Body donated to medical science
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Hans Conried
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In loving memory. Thanks for entertaining us for so many years. I still love you.
- Your loving fan
 Added: Aug. 13, 2015
Thank you for all the laughs
- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: May. 24, 2015
You were so funny on "I Love Lucy". Thanks for the laughs. Rest in Peace.
- Beth N.
 Added: Apr. 26, 2015
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