30 August 1908: Birthday of Fred MacMurray, American actor (d. 1991) (Soure)

Original studio publicity photo of Fred MacMurray, 1930s – photo by Paramount Pictures (Source)

Frederick Martin MacMurray (August 30, 1908 – November 5, 1991) was an American actor and singer who appeared in over one hundred films and a successful television series in a career that spanned nearly a half-century. His career as a major film leading man began in 1935, but his most renowned role was in Billy Wilder‘s film noir Double Indemnity. From 1959 through the 1960s, MacMurray appeared in numerous Disney films, including The Absent-Minded Professor, The Happiest Millionaire and The Shaggy Dog. He played Steve Douglas in the television series My Three Sons. (Source)

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