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Richard Carlson
Birth: Apr. 29, 1912
Albert Lea
Freeborn County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1977
Encino
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor, Writer, Director. Appeared in, wrote for, and directed motion picture and television programs from the 1930s to the 1960s. Remembered by movie fans for his appearances in a series of 1950s sci-fi films, among them "Creature from the Black Lagoon" (1954), in which he played the role of 'Dr. David Reed.' (bio by: A.J. Marik) 

Cause of death: Cerebral hemorrhage
 
Burial:
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section 17A, Row C, Space 3
 
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Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Mar 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6268552
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Richard Carlson
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Richard Carlson
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I loved the sci-fi films growing up and you were so utterly convincing--as you were in all your work Mr. Carlson. Thank you! I'm proud to say we both went to the same high school and college in Minneapolis.
- Michael
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014
Because We Never Met, I Came To Visit You Today Richard, Rest in Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Apr. 7, 2014

- BecauseIcare
 Added: Jan. 30, 2014
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