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Robert Armstrong
Birth: Nov. 20, 1890
Saginaw
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1973
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born Robert William Armstrong, he was a popular character performer best remembered for his role as Carl Denham in "King Kong" (1933). With the success of "King Kong", he reprised his role in "The Son of Kong" (1933) and "Mighty Joe Young" (1949). He appeared in 127 films between 1927 and 1964, to include "The Racketeer" (1929), "The Fugitive" (1947), "The Sea of Grass" (1947) "The Peacemaker" (1956) and "Girl with an Itch" (1958). In the 1950s, he appeared as Sheriff Andy Anderson on the TV series "State Trooper". He died of cancer at age 82. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Noah Armstrong (1866 - 1921)
 
 Spouses:
  Peggy Fox Allenby (1901 - 1966)*
  Jane Kent Smith Armstrong (1903 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westwood Memorial Park
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Roses [unmarked]
 
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Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Jul 13, 2002
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Robert, thinking of you on this beautiful fall day. God bless. Rest in peace. XOXO
- LilyPondLane
 Added: Sep. 28, 2014
One of the best!
- BigLebo
 Added: Sep. 28, 2014
"'Twas beauty killed the beast." RIP
- Row Walker
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014
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