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Don Porter
Birth: Sep. 24, 1912
Miami
Ottawa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1997
Beverly Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. A veteran performer for over three decades, he started his career on stage and in "B" films in the 1940s. He was most noted for the role as Mr. Lawrence, the bewildered father of Sally Field on "Gidget" the 1960s television series. His feature film credits included Eagle Squadron" (1941), "Eyes of the Underworld" (1942),"Night Monster" (1942), "She Wolf of London" (1946), "Our Miss Brooks" (1956), "Gidget Goes to Rome" (1963), "The Candidate" (1972) and "Mame" (1974) . He was also married to actress Peggy Converse and their daughter was actress Melissa Converse. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
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Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Sep 08, 2002
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Don Porter
Added by: The Perplexed Historian
 
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- GREENMIST
 Added: Mar. 19, 2015
Thx for all your hard work. I've enjoyed your movies and t.v. Appearances. You're sorely missed. God rest you.
- Cynthia Romeo
 Added: Mar. 15, 2015

- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Mar. 11, 2015
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