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 Biff McGuire

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Biff McGuire

Birth
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 9 Mar 2021 (aged 94)
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 225257243 View Source
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Actor. Born William McGuire, his interest in acting was sparked during his teenage years and he made his Broadway debut in the play "Bright Boy" (1944). He studied Agricultural Engineering at the University of Massachusetts and during World War II, he served with the United States Army with who he was stationed in England. Following his return home, he focussed fully on acting and appeared in the original Broadway run of "South Pacific" (1949 to 1954). During the early 1950s, he began a lengthy association with TV and films. Among his many television credits are "Alfred Hitchcock Presents," "Hawaii Five-0" and the soap operas "Search for Tomorrow" and "Santa Barbara." His film credits include "Station Six Sahara" (1963), "The Thomas Crown Affair" (1967), "Serpico" (1973) and "Midway (1976). He received Tony Award nominations for his performances in the plays "The Young Man from Atlanta" (1997) and "Morning's at Seven" (2002). He was married to actress Jeannie Carson from 1960 until his death.

Bio by: C.S.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 3 Apr 2021
  • Find a Grave Memorial 225257243
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/225257243/biff-mcguire : accessed ), memorial page for Biff McGuire (25 Oct 1926–9 Mar 2021), Find a Grave Memorial ID 225257243, ; Maintained by Find a Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.