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Charles Wagenheim
Birth: Feb. 21, 1896, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1979
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor who appeared in more than one hundred films and on televison. His film credits include Suddenly, with Frank Sinatra, The Diary of Anne Frank, Hello Dolly, and Missouri Breaks, which would be his last. He was a regular on the TV series Gunsmoke from 1966 to 1975, as the rancher Mr. Halligan. He was beaten to death by burglars in his apartment on March 6, 1979. Ironically, he lived close to actor Victor Kilian, who was also murdered in a similar fashion days later. The two had guest starred on an All in the Family episode, which was broadcast on March 25, 1979, after their deaths.  (bio by: Anonymous) 

Cause of death: Beaten to death
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Dec 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8173526
Charles Wagenheim
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