Zachary Scott

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Birthday
21, 1914
Birthplace
Austin, TX
Death Date
Oct 3, 1965 (51)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
21, 1914
Birthplace
Austin, TX
Death Date
Oct 3, 1965 (51)

About

Star of numerous 1940s films who usually played suave, sophisticated villains. His films include Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Flamingo Road, and The Unfaithful.

Before Fame

After joining the University of Texas as a pre-med major, he got involved in the school's drama department and decided to switch his studies to acting.

Trivia

With acclaimed roles in the films Mildred Pierce and The Southerner, he seemed destined for stardom, but a divorce and a rafting accident in 1950 left him depressed and invalid.

Family Life

He grew up in an affluent family in Austin, Texas. His father is Zachary Scott Sr., a prominent physician.

Associated With

He and his wife frequently socialized with Hollywood's stars like Angela Lansbury and her husband Richard Cromwell.

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