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Merrill L. Connally
Birth: Apr. 9, 1921
Floresville
Wilson County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 2001
Floresville
Wilson County
Texas, USA

Actor. A native of Floresville, Texas, he appeared as the Team Leader in director Stephen Spielberg's 1977 film "Close Encounters of the Third Kind." His other work included appearing in the 1971 television documentary series "V.I.P.-Schaukel" and the films "The Sugarland Express" (1974), "The Girls In The Office" (1979), "Alamo: The Price Of Freedom" (1988, as Davy Crockett), "Wild Texas Wind" (1991), "Rush" (1991), and "Heaven & Hell: North & South Book III" (1994). He was the brother of Texas Governor John Connally.

Cause of death: Lung Cancer (bio by: K) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bowden Connally (1887 - 1950)
  Lela Wright Connally (1889 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Stanford W Connally (1911 - 1999)*
  Carmen Connally Hicks (1914 - 1998)*
  John Bowden Connally (1917 - 1993)*
  Merrill L. Connally (1921 - 2001)
  Wayne Wright Connally (1923 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Fairview
Wilson County
Texas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Jan 12, 2008
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