Peter Whitney

Peter Whitney

Birth
Long Branch, Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA
Death 30 Mar 1972 (aged 55)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Burial Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 17971091 · View Source
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Actor. Born Peter King Engle, he began his acting career with the Pasadena Community Playhouse in California, which brought him to the attention of the Warner Brothers Motion Pictures Studios. During the 1940s and 1950s he was cast in roles of villains, usually with brutish characteristics, before finding wider acclaim starring in television western series. He portrayed ‘Buck Sinclair’ in the ABC western series “The Rough Riders” from 1958 to 1959, and made numerous guest appearances in over two dozen more television shows.

Bio by: J. D. McConnell


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: J. D. McConnell
  • Added: 17 Feb 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17971091
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Whitney (24 May 1916–30 Mar 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17971091, citing Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Memorial Park, Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .