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 Henry Silva

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Henry Silva Famous memorial

Birth
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death
14 Sep 2022 (aged 95)
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial
Cremated. Specifically: Cremains given to family
Memorial ID
243598994 View Source

Actor. He was best known to film viewers for the numerous gangster and criminal character roles that he portrayed during a career that span six decades. He attended drama classes, starting at the age of 13 and later went to the Actors Studio. In 1950, he made his acting debut on the television series "Armstrong Circle Theatre." He went on to appear in numerous television series such as "Climax!," "The Untouchables," "Wagon Train," "The High Chaparral," "The F.B.I.," and "Switch." In 1952, he made his film debut in "Viva Zapata!." His later film credits included such titles as "Ocean's Eleven," (1960) "The Manchurian Candidate," (1962) "Johnny Cool," (1963) "The Italian Connection," (1972) "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century," (1979) "Sharky's Machine," (1981) "Cannonball Run II," (1984) "Code of Silence," (1985) "Above the Law," (1988) and "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai." (1999)

Actor. He was best known to film viewers for the numerous gangster and criminal character roles that he portrayed during a career that span six decades. He attended drama classes, starting at the age of 13 and later went to the Actors Studio. In 1950, he made his acting debut on the television series "Armstrong Circle Theatre." He went on to appear in numerous television series such as "Climax!," "The Untouchables," "Wagon Train," "The High Chaparral," "The F.B.I.," and "Switch." In 1952, he made his film debut in "Viva Zapata!." His later film credits included such titles as "Ocean's Eleven," (1960) "The Manchurian Candidate," (1962) "Johnny Cool," (1963) "The Italian Connection," (1972) "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century," (1979) "Sharky's Machine," (1981) "Cannonball Run II," (1984) "Code of Silence," (1985) "Above the Law," (1988) and "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai." (1999)

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 16 Sep 2022
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 243598994
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/243598994/henry-silva: accessed ), memorial page for Henry Silva (23 Sep 1926–14 Sep 2022), Find a Grave Memorial ID 243598994, ; Maintained by Find a Grave Cremated, who reports a Cremains given to family.