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Ted Cassidy

Actor Ted Cassidy

Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: Lurch-Addams Family TV series and the film Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Born: July 31, 1932
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo

Died: January 16, 1979 (aged 46)
Cause of Death: Complications following open-heart surgery

Married Life

  • 1956-06-14 Actor Ted Cassidy (23) weds Margaret Helen

Historical Events

  • 1964-09-18 TV series "The Addams Family", starring John Astin, Carolyn Jones, Ted Cassidy, and Jackie Coogan, premieres on ABC

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