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John Hamilton
Birth: Jan. 16, 1887
Shippensburg
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1958
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, he was best remembered for the role of Perry White editor of the Daily Planet on the original TV series of "Adventures of Superman" in the 1950s. He was member of a Broadway company when he made his film debut in "Dangerous Nan McGrew" (1930). His many movie credits include "Two Twisted Gentleman" (1936), "The Spirit of Culver" (1939), "Tear Gas Squad" (1940), "The Maltese Falcon" (1941) and "Sitting Bull" (1954). For television, he also appeared in "The Cisco Kid", "The Gene Autry Show", "Cavalcade of America", TV Reader's Digest" and "Tales of Wells Fargo". He died at age 71 in Glendale, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John M. Hamilton (1845 - 1906)
  Cornelia Jane Hollar Hamilton (1849 - 1887)
 
 Sibling:
  William H. Hamilton (1873 - 1902)*
  John Hamilton (1887 - 1958)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Unit 10, Crypt 6689
 
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Record added: Nov 28, 1998
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- Lark
 Added: Apr. 11, 2015
Because We Never Met Each Other John, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Apr. 9, 2015
I enjoy watching you every afternoon on the Adventures of Superman, just like I did more than 50 years ago. Rest in Peace.
- JH
 Added: Feb. 11, 2015
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