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Sonny Tufts
Original name: Bowen C. Tufts
Birth: Jul. 16, 1911
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1970
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born Bowen Charlton Tufts in Boston, Massachusetts, he was pursuing a career in opera when he started performing in musicals on Broadway stages in the late 1930s. He went to Hollywood in 1942, was signed to Paramount Pictures and made his film debut in "Proudly We Hail" (1943). He appeared in supporting roles in over 20 films such as "Swell Guy" (1946), "Easy Living" (1949), "Glory at Sea" (1952), "Seven Year Itch" (1955) and "Town Tamer" (1965). His television credits included "The Virginian", "Chrysler Theatre", "The Loner" and "Land's End". He died at age 58 in Santa Monica, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Pneumonia
Munroe Cemetery
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
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Record added: Dec 13, 1998
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- Old Coot
 Added: Feb. 21, 2015
I really enjoyed you in 'So Proudly We Hail' and 'The Seven Year Itch'. You were a very good actor. God rest you "Sonny"!
- born of God
 Added: Feb. 8, 2015
Because We Never Knew Each Other And Since We're Not Related Sonny, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Nov. 10, 2014
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