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About Ray Walston
Herman Raymond Walston, professionally called Ray Walston, was one of the best American actors of the 20th century. Appearing in over 70 films in a 55-year acting career (1945 – 2000), Walston was a household in America in the mid to late 1900s.
Background & Early Life
The actor was born in Laurel, Mississippi. However, from age 11, his family raised him in New Orleans, Louisiana.
He began acting as a teen and appeared as a minor character in many plays and productions across theaters in New Orleans.
After moving to Dallas, Texas, with his family, he joined a theater company under “Margo Jones” in 1938.
Stage & TV Career
After earning some popularity on stage with the “Margo Jones” acting team, he did three years of stage acting with “Cleveland Play House.” Then, in 1945, he performed at Broadway in “The G.I. Hamlet” play for the first time.
In 1957, he acted in Broadway’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play “There Shall Be No Night.”
His greatest film role was the title character Uncle Martin in the American science sitcom “My Favorite Martian.”
Personal Life & Death
He married once in his lifetime to Ruth Calvert in 1943. They had one daughter.
The actor lived for 86 years and died on January 1, 2001, after battling lupus for six years.
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F.A.Q. about Ray Walston
When is his birthday?
Ray Walston's birthday is on November 2, 1914.
In how many days is his birthday?
Ray's birthday is in 278 days
How old was Ray when he died?
He was 86 years old.
When did he die?
He died in January 1, 2001.
How old would he be today?
Ray Walston would be 107 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Ray from?
He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana,U.S..
Ray Walston's Popularity
Ray Walston was a famous American actor, who was born on November 2, 1914. As a person born on this date, Ray Walston is listed in our database as the 54th most popular celebrity for the day (November 2) and the 24th most popular for the year (1914).
People born on November 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Ray Walston is the 1640th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Ray Walston's birthday, Ray Walston is the 12042nd most famous American.
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