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Gale Gordon
Original name: Charles Thomas Aldrich
Birth: Feb. 2, 1906
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1995
Borrego Springs
San Diego County
California, USA

Actor. Born in New York City, he was most fondly remembered for his role as Mr. Mooney with Lucille Ball on the popular TV series "Here's Lucy" and "The Lucy Show". He began his career on radio at KFWB Los Angeles in 1926. Over the next two decades he played supporting roles on dramatic shows like "Tarzan", "Gangbusters", "Fibber McGee and Molly" and "Death Valley Days" In 1948, he assumed the role as the tyrannical principal on "Our Miss Brooks", which evolved into the television show of the same name in the 1950s. He died of cancer at age 89 in Escondido, California and was posthumously inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 1999. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Charles T. Aldrich (1868 - 1953)
  Gloria Gordon (1881 - 1962)
  Gale Gordon (1906 - 1995)
  Jewel Aldrich Wormser (1908 - 1998)*
  Atwood Aldrich (1922 - 1953)**
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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Record added: Sep 23, 1999
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Gale Gordon
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