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Howard Keel
Birth: Apr. 13, 1919
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 2004
Palm Desert
Riverside County
California, USA

Actor. Born Harold Clifford Keel, he was a versatile performer fondly remembered for the role as Clayton Farlow on the popular TV series "Dallas", 1981 to 1991. He was a baritone singer known as one of MGM's finest songbirds. He appeared in some of the finest musicals cinema ever produced such as "Annie Get Your Gun" (1950), "Showboat" (1951), "Kiss Me Kate" (1953), "Calamity Jane" (1953) and "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" (1954). His other film credits include "The Big Fisherman" (1959), "Armored Command" (1961), "Waco" (1966), "The War Wagon" (1967), "Arizona Bushwhackers" (1968) and many more. He died of cancer at age 85. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Homer Charles Keel (1885 - 1930)
  Frederick William Keel (1913 - 1982)*
  Howard Keel (1919 - 2004)
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Colon cancer
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Plot: Ashes scattered at various favorite places including Mere Golf Club, Cheshire, England, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, and in Tuscany, Italy.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: The Perplexed Historian
Record added: Nov 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9769336
Howard Keel
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- Pamela Howlett
 Added: Nov. 23, 2015
Dear Howard, I remember the very first movie I ever saw you in. It was "Seven Brides For Seven Brothers". Soon after that one I saw "Annie, Get Your Gun". I saw both of those movies in the early seventies, not even knowing of their prior existence. You ha...(Read more)
 Added: Nov. 9, 2015

- Lynn Sebastian-Sotelo
 Added: Nov. 8, 2015
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