Bill Travers

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Birthday
3, 1922
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 29, 1994 (72)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
3, 1922
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 29, 1994 (72)

About

English actor, director and screenwriter who starred in many films in the 1950s and 1960s. In 1968, he appeared in A Midsummer Night's Dream, and in 1957, he played Robert Browning in The Barretts of Wimpole Street.

Before Fame

He served in the British armed forces as a Major in World War II and survived malaria.

Trivia

He was also an animal rights activist and appeared in a television documentary about his experience witnessing the suffering of animals at zoos around Europe.

Family Life

He was married to Virginia McKenna from 1957 until his death in 1994. They had four children, and he had one other child from a previous marriage.

Associated With

He starred with actress Virginia McKenna in the 1966 film, Born Free.