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Robert S. Sparks
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Birth: 1901
Death: 1963

Beloved Husband and Father. Husband of actress Peggy Singleton, Sparks produced a number of the "Blondie" movies during the late 30s and early 40s. Sparks began his career in Hollywood in 1932 with Paramount Pictures where was employed as writer. He joined Columbia Pictures in 1938 and began producing the "Blondie" films. After serving in the Marines during WWII, Sparks joined RKO as an executive producer. As a producer with CBS, he is credited with the development and supervision of such shows as: "Gunsmoke," "Rawhide" and "Perry Mason," among others. Sparks died of a heart attack while driving in Hollywood. Producer - 35 films and television series. Information by Tony Scott. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Penny Singleton (1908 - 2003)
  Nydia Westman (1902 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Kate Williamson (1930 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Legends - Section 8
 
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: May 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6410522
Robert S. Sparks
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Robert S. Sparks
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Congratulations on a such a great career and being the husband of Nydia Westman, Penny Singleton and father of Kate Williamson, three fine and busy actresses. Our family enjoyed Penny Singleton most in her Blondie & Dagwood movies.Thank you for your milit...(Read more)
- IRISANA
 Added: Apr. 16, 2017
thanks you for your service
- JMW
 Added: Jul. 13, 2016

- Lillian
 Added: May. 20, 2016
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