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Peter Burton
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1921
Greater London, England
Death: Nov. 21, 1989
Greater London, England


His biggest claim to fame is being the first actor to portray Major Boothroyd, better known as Q, in the first James Bond film, Dr. No (1962). Due to a scheduling conflict, Burton was not available to reprise the role for From Russia with Love (1963) and therefore was replaced by long time Q actor Desmond Llewelyn.

Aside from Dr. No, he appeared in films like: Reach for the Sky (1956), Sink the Bismarck! (1960), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), A Clockwork Orange (1971), The Bitch (1979), and Inchon (1981).

Peter Burton passed away in 1989. 
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Specifically: Somewhere in London
Created by: gordonphilbin
Record added: Dec 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82185057
Peter Burton
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 Added: Aug. 29, 2012

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