Larry Linville

TV Actor

Birthday September 29, 1939

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Ojai, CA

DEATH DATE Apr 10, 2000 (60)

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Best remembered for playing the role of surgeon Major Frank Burns on the series, M*A*S*H.

Before Fame

He was one of just three Americans to receive a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London the year he applied.


He guest-starred on many TV shows after leaving M*A*S*H*, including The Love Boat and Bonanza.

Family Life

He was married five times and had a child named Kelly.

Associated With

His character stood in stark contrast to that of Alan Alda's on the hit series M*A*S*H*.