Lorne Greene Rank
About Lorne Greene
Before Lorne Hyman Greene entered the film and television industry, he had gathered some experience in radio broadcasting with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, starting from his year of graduation. He began acting after relocating to the United States. He garnered recognition for roles such as Commander Adama in “Galactica 1980” and “Battlestar Galactica” and Ben Cartwright on “Western Bonanza”.
He was the son of Daniel and Dora Green, who were both Russian-Jewish immigrants. His marriage to Rita Hands lasted from 1938 to 1960, when they divorced. Nancy Deale became his second wife. He had three children namely Charkes, Belinda and Gillian.
In 1969, he was conferred with the Order of Canada. He also won awards such as the Earle Grey Lifetime Achievement Award and the American Academy of Achievement’s “Golden Plate Award”.
He caught pneumonia after having surgery for ulcer. He died on 11 September 1987.
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Lorne Greene's Popularity
Lorne Greene was a famous Canadian actor, who was born on February 12, 1915. As a person born on this date, Lorne Greene is listed in our database as the 20th most popular celebrity for the day (February 12) and the 15th most popular for the year (1915).
People born on February 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Lorne Greene is the 611th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Lorne Greene's birthday, Lorne Greene is the 362nd most famous Canadian and ranks 18th in famous people born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
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