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Robert Cummings, 1956

Source: Wikipedia

Charles Clarence Robert Orville Cummings (June 9, 1910 – December 2, 1990) was an American film and television actor known mainly for his roles in comedy films such as The Devil and Miss Jones (1941) and Princess O'Rourke (1943), but was also effective in dramatic films, especially two of Alfred Hitchcock's thrillers, Saboteur (1942) and Dial M for Murder (1954). Cummings received five Primetime Emmy Award nominations, and won the Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Single Performance in 1955. In 1960, he received two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for motion pictures and television.

Fact file

  • Born: Charles Clarence Robert Orville Cummings June 9, 1910 Joplin, Missouri, USA
  • Died: December 2, 1990 (aged 80) Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Cause of death: Renal failure; pneumonia
  • Resting place: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California
  • Other names: Bob Cummings Blade Stanhope Conway Bruce Hutchens
  • Alma mater: American Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1931–1990
  • Political party: Republican
  • Spouse(s): Emma Myers (m. 1931–33) Vivian Janis (m. 1933–45) Mary Elliott (m. 1945–70) Gina Fong (m. 1971–87) Martha Burzynski (m. 1989–90)

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