Ralph Taeger

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Birthday
30, 1936
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Mar 11, 2015 (78)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
30, 1936
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Mar 11, 2015 (78)

About

Remembered for his starring roles in three 1960s, western-themed television series -- Klondike, Acapulco, and Hondo -- he also appeared in several episodes of both Manhunt and Highway Patrol.

Before Fame

A knee injury forced him to give up his early dream of becoming a professional baseball player, and in his early twenties, he began studying acting at New York's American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Trivia

He began his screen acting career after starring in a stage production at the Beverly Hills Playhouse.

Family Life

He was born in New York City to German parents. His marriage to Linda Jarrett began in 1967 and resulted in a son named Rich Taeger.

Associated With

He and James Coburn co-starred in both Klondike and Acapulco.

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