Douglas Kennedy

Douglas Kennedy

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 10 Aug 1973 (aged 55)
Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Section N, Grave 1315
Memorial ID 6342760 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Actor. He was a popular supporting actor who appeared in over 190 films, from 1935 to 1973. Making his debut in "G-Men" (1935), his career was interrupted by serving in the US Army during World War II. After the war, he returned to films playing character roles in "Nora Prentiss" (1947), "Adventures of Don Juan" (1948), "Convicted" (1950), "Invaders from Mars" (1953), "Sitting Bull" (1954), "Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold" (1958) and "The Fastest Guy Alive" (1967). For television he was best remembered for his role as the Sheriff Fred Madden in the TV series "The Big Valley". He also was a regular on "The Lone Ranger", "Alfred Hitchcocks Present", "Rawhide", "The Texan" and "Bonanza".

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


Inscription

MAJOR
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II


Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was Douglas Kennedy?

Current rating:

139 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: David Merritt
  • Added: 11 Apr 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6342760
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Douglas Kennedy (14 Sep 1917–10 Aug 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6342760, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .