Franchot Tone

Franchot Tone
1905 - 1968

Franchot Tone  American Actor

Franchot Tone (February 27, 1905 – September 18, 1968) was an American stage, film, and television actor, star of many successful films and television series throughout his career, such as Bonanza, Wagon Train, The Twilight Zone, The Alfred Hitchcock...

Confirmed Relationships17
Longest Relationship7 yrs, 1 mth
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 3 mths
Rumored Relationships7
First Name Franchot
Last Name Tone
Full Name at Birth Stanislas Pascal Franchot Tone
Age 63 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th February, 1905
Birthplace Niagara Falls, New York
Died 18th September, 1968
Place of Death New York, New York
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Cornell University, Rennes University - France
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Mutiny On The Bounty
Year(s) Active 1926–1968, 1926–68
Father Dr. Frank J. Tone
Mother Gertrude Franchot Tone
Brother Frank Jerome Tone (elder brother aka Jerry)
Family Member Wolfe Tone (distant relative)
Friend Burgess Meredith, Bill Brady Jr, Jimmy Stewart, Harold Clurman, Stella Adler, Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Ross Alexander
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Partner Comparison

Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
Juli Reding80 SagittariusActress
Jo Morrow76 ScorpioActress
Dolores Dorn82 PiscesActress
Zsa Zsa Gabor99 AquariusActress
Gloria Vanderbilt92 PiscesDesigner
Lisa Ferraday83 PiscesActress
Tina Louise82 AquariusActress
Joan Tyler-Actress
Barbara Payton39 ScorpioActress
Elizabeth Short22 LeoVictim
Jean Wallace66 LibraActress
Carole Landis29 CapricornActress
Mary Beth Hughes75 ScorpioActress
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress
Bette Davis81 AriesActress
Joan Crawford71 AriesActress
Miriam Hopkins69 LibraActress
Shelley Winters85 LeoActress
Lucille Ball77 LeoComedian
Betty Underwood88
Hedy Lamarr86 ScorpioActress
Mona Knox79 TaurusActress
Pat Williams23 LeoActress
Olivia de Havilland99 CancerActress
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Pascal Franchot
Male29th July, 194372 years old
Thomas Jefferson
Male16th September, 194570 years old

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The High Commissioner1968 Ambassador Townsend Movie
Shadow Over Elveron1968 Barney Conners TV Movie
In Harm's Way1965 CINCPAC I Movie
Mickey One1965 Ruby Lapp Movie
Run for Your Life1965 Judge Taliaferro Wilson TV Show
See How They Run1964 Baron Frood TV Movie
La bonne soupe1964 John K. Montasy Jr Movie
The Reporter1964 Jay Jay Jordan TV Show
Advise & Consent1962 The President Movie
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Rudolph Bitzner TV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962 Leo Haynes TV Show
The Virginian1962 Murdock TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Dr. Daniel Niles Freeland TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961 Sen. Grady Lyons, Inspector TV Show
Witchcraft1961 Your Host TV Movie
Festival1960 Solness TV Show
Bonanza1959 Denver McKee TV Show
The Twilight Zone1959 Col. Archie Taylor TV Show
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1958 Candy Lombe TV Show
Pursuit1958 TV Show
Bitter Heritage1958 Frank James TV Movie
Uncle Vanya1957 Dr. Mikhail Lvovich Astroff Movie
Goodyear Theatre1957 Martin Galt TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957 TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Malachi Hobart TV Show
Armchair Theatre1956 Joe TV Show
Playhouse 901956 Mark Twain TV Show
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour1956 Arthur Baldwin TV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Oliver Mathews TV Show
Playwrights '561955 Jason TV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955 Prince, Sheriff Converse TV Show
Climax!1954 Kurt Baumann, Scott Malone, Dr. Ken Jaynes TV Show
The Best of Broadway1954 Actor TV Show
The Elgin Hour1954 Will L'Hommedieu TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Charles Proteus Steinmetz TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Armstrong, Sandy Morton, Charles Burnett TV Show
The Philip Morris Playhouse1953 TV Show
The Revlon Mirror Theater1953 TV Show
Four Star Playhouse1952 Ben TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Mike Ramsay TV Show
Here Comes the Groom1951 Wilbur Stanley Movie
Tales of Tomorrow1951 Martenson TV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951 TV Show
Danger1950 TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950 Meredith Whitehouse TV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950 TV Show
Starlight Theatre1950 TV Show
Jigsaw1949 Howard Malloy Movie
The Man on the Eiffel Tower1949 Johann Radek Movie
Suspense1949 Markheim TV Show
Without Honor1949 Dennis Williams Movie
Every Girl Should Be Married1948 Roger Sanford Movie
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948 TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Bill Gibson, Douglas Thompson, Rev. Lockman TV Show
I Love Trouble1948 Stuart Bailey Movie
Honeymoon1947 David Flanner Movie
Her Husband's Affairs1947 William Weldon Movie
Lost Honeymoon1947 Johnny Gray Movie
Because of Him1946 Paul Taylor Movie
Lights Out1946 TV Show
That Night with You1945 Paul Renaud Movie
Dark Waters1944 Dr. George Grover Movie
Phantom Lady1944 Jack Marlow Movie
The Hour Before the Dawn1944 Jim Hetherton Movie
Five Graves to Cairo1943 Cpl. John J. Bramble, Paul Davos Movie
His Butler's Sister1943 Charles Gerard Movie
Pilot #51943 George Braynor Collins Movie
True to Life1943 Fletcher Marvin Movie
Star Spangled Rhythm1942 John in Card-Playing Skit Movie
The Wife Takes a Flyer1942 Christopher Reynolds Movie
Nice Girl?1941 Richard Calvert Movie
She Knew All the Answers1941 Mark Willows Movie
This Woman Is Mine1941 Robert Stevens Movie
Trail of the Vigilantes1940 Kansas (Tim Mason) Movie
Fast and Furious1939 Joel Sloane Movie
Three Comrades1938 Otto Koster Movie
Love Is a Headache1938 Peter Lawrence Movie
Man-Proof1938 Jimmy Kilmartin Movie
Three Loves Has Nancy1938 Robert 'Bob' Hanson Movie
The Girl Downstairs1938 Paul Wagner Movie
Between Two Women1937 Allan Meighan Movie
Quality Street1937 Dr. Valentine Brown Movie
The Bride Wore Red1937 Giulio Movie
They Gave Him a Gun1937 James 'Jimmy' Davis Movie
Love on the Run1936 Barnabus Pells Movie
Suzy1936 Terry Moore Movie
The Gorgeous Hussy1936 John Eaton Movie
The King Steps Out1936 Emperor Franz Josef Movie
The Unguarded Hour1936 Sir Alan Dearden Movie
Exclusive Story1936 Dick Barton Movie
Dangerous1935 Don Bellows Movie
Mutiny on the Bounty1935 Byam Movie
No More Ladies1935 Jim Movie
Reckless1935 Bob Harrison Movie
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer1935 Lt. John Forsythe Movie
One New York Night1935 Foxhall Ridgeway Movie
The Girl from Missouri1934 T.R. Paige Jr. Movie
Moulin Rouge1934 Douglas Hall Movie
Sadie McKee1934 Michael Alderson Movie
The World Moves On1934 Richard Girard - 1825, Richard Girard - 1914 Movie
Gentlemen Are Born1934 Bob Bailey Movie
Straight Is the Way1934 Benny Movie
Bombshell1933 Gifford Middleton Movie
Dancing Lady1933 Tod Newton Movie
Gabriel Over the White House1933 Hartley Beekman - Secretary to the President Movie
Midnight Mary1933 Tom Movie
Stage Mother1933 Warren Foster Movie
Today We Live1933 Ronnie Movie
The Stranger's Return1933 Guy Crane Movie
The Wiser Sex1932 Phil Long Movie
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MichaelOct 18, 2014

Turner Classic Movies Robert Osborne say Franchot with the "T" pronounced. I would think he should know.

alvis64Oct 13, 2012

he certainly had many female friends..hee hee!

KevinSep 3, 2010

it`s Francho Tone...the T is silent

MandyLovesVintageJan 3, 2009

My grandmother met him in the 30`s...I have to say, I`m quite jealous! hehe

Rita FreemanNov 6, 2008

I`ve never been sure of the correct pronunciation of Franchot Tone`s name.. would you enlighten me please?

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