Paul Ford

Paul Ford

Birth
Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
Death 12 Apr 1976 (aged 74)
Mineola, Nassau County, New York, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Specifically: Ashes given to the family
Memorial ID 21322274 · View Source
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Actor. A Tony-nominated character performer best known for his role as Colonel John Hall on "The Phil Silvers Show" (1955 to 1959). A stage actor from his 40s, he had numerous roles on television, including guest shots on "Love, American Style," and "Alfred Hitchcock Presents," and in such films as "The Music Man" (1962), "It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" (1963), and "The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming" (1966). He died before being able to take the role of Principal McGree in "Grease" (1978), a character eventually rewritten for Eve Arden. Cause of death: Heart failure.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: CMF
  • Added: 2 Sep 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21322274
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Paul Ford (2 Nov 1901–12 Apr 1976), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21322274, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, who reports a Ashes given to the family.