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 Peter Whitney

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Peter Whitney Famous memorial

Birth
Long Branch, Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA
Death
30 Mar 1972 (aged 55)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Burial
Cremated, Specifically: Ashes scattered.
Memorial ID
17971091 View Source

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.

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 ID: 17971091
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/17971091/peter-whitney: accessed ), memorial page for Peter Whitney (24 May 1916–30 Mar 1972), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17971091, ; Maintained by Find a GraveCremated, who reports a Ashes scattered..