Leonard Strong

Movie Actor

Birthday August 12, 1908

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Utah

DEATH DATE Jan 23, 1980 (71)

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American actor who is notable for playing Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Thai roles in several films including both Anna and the King of Siam and its remake The King and I.

Before Fame

He had his first role in 1942 in Little Tokyo, U.S.A.


Other films he has appeared in include Dragon Seed, Manila Calling, and Shane.

Family Life

He had two children, Judith and M. Leonard, with his spouse, Irene Richards, whom he married in 1935.

Associated With

He played the role of "The Claw" in the Don Adams starring sitcom Get Smart.