Shepperd Strudwick

Shepperd Strudwick

Birth
Hillsborough, Orange County, North Carolina, USA
Death 15 Jan 1983 (aged 75)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Hillsborough, Orange County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 6804004 · View Source
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Actor. Born John Shepperd, he was a durable performer of film, television and stage. He began his film career in the title character role in the film "Joaquin Murrieta" (1938), followed by "Flight Command" (1940). His many other movie credits include "Belle Starr" (1941), "The Love of Edgar Allan Poe" (1942), "Dr. Renault's Secret" (1942), "The Fighting Guerillas" (1943), "Joan of Arc" (1948), "All the King's Men" (1949) and "A Place in the Sun" (1951). For television, he appeared on "The Twilight Zone", the soaps "One Life to Live", "As the World Turn", "Another World" and "Love of Life". In 1981, he was nominated a Tony Award for Best Actor for his performance in the Broadway play "To Grandmother's House We Go". He died of cancer at age 75.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
  • Added: 26 Sep 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6804004
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Shepperd Strudwick (22 Sep 1907–15 Jan 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6804004, citing Hillsborough Town Cemetery, Hillsborough, Orange County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .