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Iggie Wolfington
Original name: Ignatius Wolfington
Birth: Oct. 14, 1919
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 2004
Studio City
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. He had a five decade career of appearing on stage, in films and television shows. His first stage appearance was in the Broadway tryout of Orson Welle's "Five Kings," followed by a long run in "Out of the Frying Pan." After serving in WWII, he performed in numerous stage performances on both coasts and was on early TV shows "Studio One" and "Gunsmoke." In 1952, he won the Clarence Derwent Award for his role in "Mrs. McThing" on Broadway. He appeared in feature films "Herbie Rides Again," "Strongest Man in the World," "Telefon," "Hex" and played Hollywood agent Meyer Mishkin in Steven Spielberg's, "1941." His television appearances included "The Rockford Files," "Love, American Style," "Get Smart" and "Mary Tyler Moore." He was awarded the Screen Actors Guild life achievement award, served as emeritus adviser to SAG, AFTRA and Actors' Equity. He also founded the Hollywood branch of the Actor's Fund and ran its operations for 15 years. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Joseph Wolfington (1873 - 1960)
  Martha Therese Eustace Wolfington (1875 - 1961)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Agnes Wolfington (1901 - 1996)*
  Mildred E. Wolfington (1903 - 1994)*
  Alexander Wolfington (1904 - 1905)**
  Alexander Joseph Wolfington (1909 - 1996)*
  Francis E. Wolfington (1914 - 1998)*
  Iggie Wolfington (1919 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling

Cause of death: Natural causes
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9542447
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