Tony Dow

TV Actor

Birthday April 13, 1945

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Los Angeles, CA

DEATH DATE Jul 27, 2022 (77)

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Played big brother, Wally Cleaver on the television series, Leave it to Beaver which earned him a Former Child Star "Lifetime Achievement" Award. He appeared in over 200 episodes of the popular TV series. He amassed over 35 acting credits throughout his long career. 

Before Fame

He was a Junior Olympics diving champion as a teenager.


He appeared on just one episode of many popular TV shows including Knight Rider, Murder She Wrote, and Charles in Charge. He was also a director and directed over 30 episodes of television between 1990 and 2000.

Family Life

He married Carol M. Marlow in 1969 and the couple had a son named Christopher in 1973.

Associated With

He was the son of Hugh Beaumont in the sitcom, Leave It to Beaver.