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George Glenn Strange
Birth: Aug. 16, 1899
Weed
Otero County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1973
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Son of William Russell Strange and Sarah E Byrd-Strange

Actor. He played "Sam the bartender" in television's "Gunsmoke." He also played "The Monster" in "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein" (1948). (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  W. R. Strange (1870 - 1926)
  Sarah Elizabeth Byrd Strange (1870 - 1970)
 
 Spouses:
  Flora Eola Hooper Collier (1904 - 1990)*
  Minnie Pearl Thompson Strange (1911 - 2004)*
 
 Children:
  Eva Juanita Strange Miller (1923 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Shirley Virgil Strange (1897 - 1966)**
  George Glenn Strange (1899 - 1973)
  David Lawrence Strange (1902 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Churchyard, plot 4295
GPS (lat/lon): 34.14867, -118.3259
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 12, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4340
George Glenn Strange
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George Glenn Strange
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George Glenn Strange
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- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Jul. 11, 2014

- Kaye Miller
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
My husband and I always watch "Gun smoke" on The Encore Western Ch. We are so grateful its there, so, we can tape your program, for the past 3 yrs. We enjoy your calm confident tone. You always were faithful and a friend that could be counted on. We wil...(Read more)
- Denise White Costantino
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014
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