Richard Basehart

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Birthday
31, 1914
Birthplace
Zanesville, OH
Death Date
Sep 17, 1984 (70)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
31, 1914
Birthplace
Zanesville, OH
Death Date
Sep 17, 1984 (70)

About

Star of Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, as the admiral Harriman Nelson, and was also a popular actor of many other televisions shows and films.

Before Fame

He came to Hollywood and starred in the 1948 film noir classic, He Walked by Night.

Trivia

Proving his versatility as an actor, he also appeared in Federico Fellini's acclaimed Italian film, La Strada.

Family Life

His mother died in childbirth, and he spent much of his early life in orphanages.

Associated With

He appeared in the 1962 TV movie, The Paradise Case, playing the same role that Gregory Peck played in the film version.