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Dolph Sweet
Birth: Jul. 18, 1920
Death: May 8, 1985

Actor. Born in New York City, after serving in the US Army Air Corps in Worlds War II, he studied drama and made stage debut in the Broadway production of "Rhinoceros" in 1961. His first television appearance came in "The Defenders" in 1961 and he went on to be a veteran of blue-collar cop shows including "East Side, West Side","King", "The Trials of O'Brien", plus had memorable roles as Police Chief Gil McGowan on "Another World" and as Police Chief Carl Kanisky on "Gimme a Break!". For feature films, his many credits include "The Young Doctors" (1961), "The Swimmer" (1968), "The New Centurions" (1972), "Amazing Grace" (1974), "Heaven Can Wait" (1978) and "The Wanders" (1979). He died at age 64 in Tarzana, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
 
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Originally Created by: Kenneth McNeil
Record added: Jun 07, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6486062
Dolph Sweet
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- GREENMIST
 Added: May. 21, 2016
Belatedly remembering you, Dolph, 31 years after your tragic death from stomach cancer on May 8, 1985.. ): You were so perfect as gruff but loving Police Chief Carl Kinisky on "Gimme a Break!" with the late Nell Carter as Nell Harper...a devout Catholic, ...(Read more)
- Michael
 Added: May. 12, 2016

- Cindy
 Added: May. 8, 2016
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