|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1919|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2004|
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)
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.
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Originally Created by: The Perplexed Historian
Record added: Nov 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9769336
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Adam Pontipee himself. You were the star that shone brightest in the singingest, dancingest movie musicals ever made! "Seven Brides" is a classic--- you proved that big tall handsome manly men can sing (fantastically!) and dance, and be incredibly mas...(Read more)|
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