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Crahan Denton
Birth: Mar. 20, 1914
Death: Dec. 4, 1966

American stage and television actor.

He was born in Washington, USA.

From 1945 until his death in 1966, Denton starred in many films, including The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery, The Parent Trap, Birdman of Alcatraz (he played the guard that Robert Stroud stabs to death), To Kill a Mockingbird, and Bus Riley's Back in Town. He was also a guest star on many television shows, including Bonanza, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Perry Mason, Gunsmoke, Have Gun Will Travel, and six appearances on The Fugitive.

In 1960, he also co-starred in an unsold pilot titled, "Mountain Man" about a Rocky Mountain fur trading station in the 1840s.

In 1966, Denton died after suffering a heart attack in Piedmont, California.

Created by: David Tucker
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65332575
Crahan Denton
Added by: Frank R. Adamski
Crahan Denton
Added by: Frank R. Adamski
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- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Apr. 17, 2014
Fine character actor! Gone to soon.
- Angelo Secreto
 Added: Jan. 26, 2014
Crahan was a Great Actor who was taken from us too soon. RIP.
- Tony Farrell
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014
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