Glenn Strange

The Cast Of Gunsmoke
1899 - 1973

Glenn Strange  American Actor


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Glenn Strange passed away on 20th Sep 1973 aged 74.


Glenn Strange was previously married to Minnie Thompson and Flora Hooper.


American Actor Glenn Strange was born on 16th August, 1899 in Weed in Otero County, New Mexico Territory, U.S. and passed away on 20th Sep 1973 Los Angeles, California, aged 74. He is most remembered for Gunsmoke. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Glenn Strange is a member of the following lists: Ranchers from New Mexico, Western (genre) television actors and Male Western (genre) film actors.


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Married2 36 years 18 years -
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First Name Glenn
Last Name Strange
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th August, 1899
Birthplace Weed in Otero County, New Mexico Territory, U.S.
Died 20th September, 1973
Place of Death Los Angeles, California,
Cause of Death Lung cancer
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor; Rancher
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gunsmoke
Year(s) Active 1930–73
Friend Buck Taylor

Glenn Strange (August 16, 1899 – September 20, 1973) was an American actor who mostly appeared in Western films. He is best remembered for playing Frankenstein's monster in three Universal films during the 1940s and for his role as Sam Noonan, the popular bartender on CBS's Gunsmoke television series. Strange was of Irish and Cherokee descent and was a cousin of the Western film star and narrator Rex Allen.

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The Cardinal1963Redneck (uncredited)Movie
Petticoat Junction1963HawleyTV Show
The Adventures of the Spirit1963FrankensteinMovie
Thriller1960IndianTV Show
Alias Jesse James1959James Gang MemberMovie
Last Train from Gun Hill1959Gun Hill Bouncer (uncredited)Movie
The Jayhawkers!1959Sheriff (uncredited)Movie
Rawhide1959Bartender, Indian ChiefTV Show
The Untouchables1959Prison WardenTV Show
Quantrill's Raiders1958ToddMovie
Terror in a Texas Town1958Train Passenger (uncredited)Movie
Mackenzie's Raiders1958Chief Burning GrassTV Show
The Rifleman1958Joey Cole, Borden's Driver, Stage DriverTV Show
Frontier Doctor1958CaffertyTV Show
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral1957Pierce Henchman in Saloon (uncredited)Movie
Jailhouse Rock1957Matt - Convict (uncredited)Movie
The Halliday Brand1957Townsman (as Glen Strange)Movie
26 Men1957Waco, PollockTV Show
Casey Jones1957Swamp Tiger's EngineerTV Show
Colt .451957Two MoonsTV Show
Maverick1957Marshal of Abilene, GuardTV Show
Sugarfoot1957Red WingTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957Sam Craiger, TomTV Show
The Restless Gun1957Deputy ChuckTV Show
Wagon Train1957Brace, Captain FoxTV Show
Gunfire at Indian Gap1957MattMovie
The Last Stagecoach West1957SheriffMovie
Backlash1956Milliken, Stage Driver (uncredited)Movie
The Fastest Gun Alive1956Sheriff in Silver Rapids (uncredited)Movie
Judge Roy Bean1956Dr. Frank Parker aka MasonTV Show
The Adventures of Jim Bowie1956GantTV Show
Marty1955Bit Role (uncredited)Movie
The Kentuckian1955Drunk Frontiersman with Whip (uncredited)Movie
Cheyenne1955Burton, Saddle BumTV Show
Gunsmoke1955SamTV Show
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon1955Bull BensonTV Show
The Adventures of Champion1955Mark Dabney, Long Horn, Dodge KelleyTV Show
The Bob Cummings Show1955TV Show
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp1955Joe, Rowland Ranch Hand, BarflyTV Show
The Road to Denver1955Big GeorgeMovie
The Vanishing American1955BeleanthMovie
Treasure of Ruby Hills1955Payne Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Buffalo Bill, Jr.1955Chief Keetahno, Brave ElkTV Show
The Lone Ranger Rides Again1955Butch CavendishTV Movie
Jubilee Trail1954Tom Branders (uncredited)Movie
Annie Oakley1954Ernie Barker, Idaho, Man at HearingTV Show
Stories of the Century1954Sheriff Billy RowlandTV Show
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin1954Grey FoxTV Show
Gypsy Colt1954Wrangler (uncredited)Movie
The Joe Palooka Story1954HenchmanTV Show
All the Brothers Were Valiant1953Chanty Man (uncredited)Movie
Calamity Jane1953Prospector (uncredited)Movie
Escape from Fort Bravo1953Sgt. Compton (uncredited)Movie
The Great Sioux Uprising1953Gen. Stand WatieMovie
The Lawless Breed1953Ben HanleyMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Red Herring, Crazy ThunderTV Show
Born to the Saddle1953Tom RoperMovie
Devil's Canyon1953Marshal (uncredited)Movie
The Veils of Bagdad1953Mik-KelMovie
Your Favorite Story1953TV Show
I Dream of Jeanie1952Cop (uncredited)Movie
Montana Belle1952Dep. Baldy (uncredited)Movie
The Legend of the Lone Ranger1952Butch CavendishMovie
The Lusty Men1952Rig Ferris - Foreman (uncredited)Movie
Death Valley Days1952SheriffTV Show
Hopalong Cassidy1952Simon CosgroveTV Show
The Abbott and Costello Show1952Big Tough GuyTV Show
Wagons West1952Marshal JimMovie
Craig Kennedy, Criminologist1952Del WhitneyTV Show
Chevron Theatre1952TV Show
Callaway Went Thataway1951Cowboy Actor on Saloon set (uncredited)Movie
Comin' Round the Mountain1951Devil Dan WinfieldMovie
Double Crossbones1951Capt. Ben AveryMovie
Texas Carnival1951Tex HodgkinsMovie
The Red Badge of Courage1951Colonel (uncredited)Movie
Vengeance Valley1951Dave Allard (uncredited)Movie
Sky King1951Link, Rip OwenTV Show
The Adventures of Kit Carson1951Jim WadeTV Show
The Range Rider1951Medicine Man Natana, Chief Black CloudTV Show
Comanche Territory1950Big JoeMovie
Space Patrol1950Captain JonasTV Show
The Cisco Kid1950Shoemaker Blake, Curly PetersTV Show
The Colgate Comedy Hour1950Frankenstein's MonsterTV Show
The Gene Autry Show1950McCann, Outlaw Leader, Chief White CloudTV Show
Surrender1950Deputy Lon (uncredited)Movie
Rimfire1949Curt Calvin - Stagecoach DriverMovie
Fireside Theatre1949Sam BrownTV Show
The Lone Ranger1949Butch CavendishTV Show
Master Minds1949Atlas the MonsterMovie
The Gal Who Took the West1949Lee Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
Roll, Thunder, Roll!1949Ace HanlonMovie
A Southern Yankee1948Guerrilla Raider in Saloon (uncredited)Movie
Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein1948MonsterMovie
Red River1948NaylorMovie
California Firebrand1948Henchman wearing Dress (uncredited)Movie
The Gallant Legion1948Renegade (uncredited)Movie
Disaster1948Foreman Davis (uncredited)Movie
Brute Force1947Tompkins (uncredited)Movie
Heaven Only Knows1947Joe Bridger (uncredited)Movie
Sinbad, the Sailor1947Chief Galley Overseer (uncredited)Movie
The Fabulous Texan1947Owens (uncredited)Movie
The Sea of Grass1947Bill Roach, Brewton Ranch Hand (uncredited)Movie
The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap1947LeftyMovie
Wyoming1947Cowboy Wanting Herd (uncredited)Movie
Beauty and the Bandit1946Sailor Bill (uncredited)Movie
Up Goes Maisie1946Cop (uncredited)Movie
House of Dracula1945The Frankenstein MonsterMovie
Saratoga Trunk1945Cowboy (uncredited)Movie
Renegades of the Rio Grande1945Bart DrummondMovie
Bad Men of the Border1945Sheriff Peters (uncredited)Movie
Can't Help Singing1944Gunman (uncredited)Movie
House of Frankenstein1944MonsterMovie
Knickerbocker Holiday1944Big Muscle (uncredited)Movie
The Monster Maker1944Giant, SteveMovie
Forty Thieves1944Ike SimmonsMovie
Harmony Trail1944Marshal Taylor (as Glen Strange)Movie
Silver City Kid1944Henchman GarveyMovie
The Contender1944Biff BenhamMovie
The San Antonio Kid1944Ace HanlonMovie
Valley of Vengeance1944Marshal BarkerMovie
Sonora Stagecoach1944Paul KentonMovie
Trail to Gunsight1944Duke Ellis, Gang LeaderMovie
Twilight on the Prairie1944Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
Action in the North Atlantic1943Jake (uncredited)Movie
Mission to Moscow1943Southerner in Montage (uncredited)Movie
The Black Raven1943AndyMovie
The Desperadoes1943LemMovie
Arizona Trail1943Henchman MattMovie
Cattle Stampede1943Boss Coulter (uncredited)Movie
False Colors1943SonoraMovie
The Kansan19432nd Gate Guard (uncredited)Movie
The Kid Rides Again1943Tom Slade - HenchmanMovie
The Woman of the Town1943WalkerMovie
Wild Horse Stampede1943Henchman Tip (as Glen Strange)Movie
Black Market Rustlers1943Corbin (as Glen Strange)Movie
Bullets and Saddles1943Jack Hammond (as Glen Strange)Movie
Death Valley Rangers1943The MarshalMovie
Haunted Ranch1943Rance Austin (as Glen Strange)Movie
Prairie Chickens1943Henchman Glenn (uncredited)Movie
Return of the Rangers1943Frank MartinMovie
Western Cyclone1943Dirk RandallMovie
Billy the Kid Trapped1942StantonMovie
Juke Girl1942Man in Lynch Mob (uncredited)Movie
The Mad Monster1942PetroMovie
The Mummy's Tomb1942Farmer Holding Horse (uncredited)Movie
The Spoilers1942Deputy (uncredited)Movie
Beyond the Line of Duty1942Cal (uncredited)Short Film
Overland Stagecoach1942Harlen KentMovie
Raiders of the West1942Hank ReynoldsMovie
Romance on the Range1942Stokes, HenchmanMovie
Sunset on the Desert1942Deputy Louie MeadeMovie
Western Mail1942Sheriff Big Bill CollinsMovie
Come on Danger1942Henchman SloanMovie
Army Surgeon1942Soldier Having Discussion with Brooklyn (uncredited)Movie
Bandit Ranger1942Frank CurtisMovie
Boot Hill Bandits1942The MaverickMovie
Down Texas Way1942Sheriff TrumpMovie
Little Joe, the Wrangler1942Banker Jeff CoreyMovie
The Lone Rider and the Bandit1942Luke MillerMovie
Rolling Down the Great Divide1942Joe DuncanMovie
Stagecoach Buckaroo1942Henchman BillMovie
Sundown Jim1942Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Texas Trouble Shooters1942Roger Denby (as Glen Strange)Movie
Badlands of Dakota1941Bob Russell (uncredited)Movie
Go West, Young Lady1941Townsman (uncredited)Movie
Playmates1941Western Actor (uncredited)Movie
Arizona Cyclone1941Roy JessupMovie
Billy the Kid Wanted1941Matt Brawley (as Glen Strange)Movie
Fugitive Valley1941GrayMovie
Riders of Death Valley1941Tex, a Benton RiderMovie
Saddlemates1941Little BearMovie
The Bandit Trail1941IdahoMovie
Wide Open Town1941Ed StarkMovie
Billy the Kid's Round-up1941Vic LandreauMovie
The Driftin' Kid1941Jeff Payson (as Glen Strange)Movie
Dude Cowboy1941Henchman KrinkleMovie
The Kid's Last Ride1941Bart Gill, aka Ike Breeden (as Glen Strange)Movie
Lone Star Law Men1941Marshal Scott (as Glen Strange)Movie
Westward Ho-Hum1941Movie
California or Bust1941SettlerMovie
Dark Command1940Tough Yankee #1 (uncredited)Movie
San Francisco Docks1940MikeMovie
The Fargo Kid1940Sheriff DaveMovie
Three Men from Texas1940StokesMovie
Wagon Train1940Stagecoach DriverMovie
Wyoming1940Bill Smalley - Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Teddy the Rough Rider1940Jim RawlinsShort Film
Covered Wagon Trails1940Henchman FletcherMovie
The Cowboy from Sundown1940Bret StocktonMovie
Land of the Six Guns1940MannyMovie
Pals of the Silver Sage1940Vic InsleyMovie
Pioneer Days1940SheriffMovie
Rhythm of the Rio Grande1940Sheriff Hayes (as Glen Strange)Movie
Stage to Chino1940Bill HoaglandMovie
Triple Justice1940Frank WileyMovie
Bar Buckaroos1940SheriffShort Film
Days of Jesse James1939Cole YoungerMovie
The Lone Ranger Rides Again1939Raider ThorneMovie
The Night Riders1939Angry Riverboat Gambler (uncredited)Movie
Across the Plains1939Jeff MastersMovie
Blue Montana Skies1939Henchman Bob CauserMovie
Law of the Pampas1939SchultzMovie
Range War1939Sheriff (uncredited)Movie
Rough Riders' Round-up1939BoggsMovie
The Fighting Gringo1939Rance PotterMovie
Ride, Cowboy, Ride1939Breezy (uncredited)Short Film
Arizona Legion1939George KirbyMovie
Cupid Rides the Range1939Sheriff HodgesMovie
Flying G-Men1939Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Honor of the West1939Deputy Sheriff Bat MorrisonMovie
The Llano Kid1939HendersonMovie
Oklahoma Terror1939Ross HaddonMovie
Overland Mail1939Sheriff DawsonMovie
The Phantom Stage1939SheriffMovie
Prison Break1938Tough Hit by Joaquin at Bachelor's Party (uncredited)Movie
State Police1938Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Air Devils1938Messenger (uncredited)Movie
Border Wolves1938Deputy Joe O'ConnellMovie
In Old Mexico1938BurkeMovie
Six-Shootin' Sheriff1938Kendal Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Sunset Trail1938BouncerMovie
The Last Stand1938Henchman JoeMovie
The Mysterious Rider1938Henchman CramerMovie
The Painted Trail1938Sheriff Ed (as Glen Strange)Movie
The Spy Ring1938The 'Champ' (uncredited)Movie
Whirlwind Horseman1938Henchman Bull (as Glen Strange)Movie
Black Bandit1938Luke JohnsonMovie
California Frontier1938BlackieMovie
Call of the Rockies1938Henchman KelsoMovie
Ghost Town Riders1938Henchman TexMovie
Guilty Trails1938New SheriffMovie
Gun Packer1938SheriffMovie
Mexicali Kid, The1938Foreman JedMovie
Prairie Justice1938Hank Haynes (Express Agent)Movie
Pride of the West1938Henchman SaundersMovie
Adventure's End1937BarzeckMovie
Arizona Days1937Henchman Pete (as Glen Strange)Movie
Courage of the West1937Ranger, Singer (uncredited)Movie
God's Country and the Man1937Sheriff Joe (uncredited)Movie
Hittin' the Trail1937Posse Rider (uncredited)Movie
Land Beyond the Law1937Bandy MalarkeyMovie
Mountain Music1937Singing Hillbilly (uncredited)Movie
Riders of the Dawn1937Posse Member (uncredited)Movie
The Singing Outlaw1937Deputy EdMovie
Trouble in Texas1937Middleton SheriffMovie
Blazing Sixes1937Peewee Jones (as Glen Strange)Movie
The Cherokee Strip1937Harry, Fiddle Player and Band Leader (uncredited)Movie
Danger Valley1937Marshal Davis (uncredited)Movie
The Devil's Saddle Legion1937Pewee (as Glen Strange)Movie
Empty Holsters1937Tex RobertsMovie
Guns of the Pecos1937Wedding Groom, Rustler (uncredited)Movie
Law for Tombstone1937Henchman Pecos (uncredited)Movie
Stars Over Arizona1937Bruce Cole (uncredited)Movie
The Fighting Texan1937Brand-Changing Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Two Gun Law1937Ambush Posse Member, Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Conflict1936Jack (uncredited)Movie
Flash Gordon1936Robot, Ming Soldier, Gocko (uncredited)Movie
Avenging Waters1936Henchman Jake (uncredited)Movie
Song of the Gringo1936Henchman Blackie (uncredited)Movie
California Mail1936Henchman Bud (as Glen Strange)Movie
The Cattle Thief1936Henchman (uncredited)Movie
The Fugitive Sheriff1936Trial Spectator (uncredited)Movie
Sunset of Power1936Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
Trailin' West1936Tim - Henchman, Trooper (uncredited)Movie
Tenderfoot Goes West, A1936Cowhand Butch (as Peewee Strange)Movie
The Sunday Round-Up1936Master of Ceremonies (as Glen 'Peewee' Strange)Short Film
Lawless Range1935Burns' Henchman (uncredited)Movie
The Law of 45's1935Monte (Hayden Wrangler) (as Glen Strange)Movie
The New Frontier1935Norton (as Glen Strange)Movie
Westward Ho1935Carter - Singing RiderMovie
Border Vengeance1935Cowhand (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
His Fighting Blood1935Singing Constable (uncredited)Movie
Stormy1935Arizona Wranglers Band Member 'Peewee' Strange (uncredited)Movie
Cyclone of the Saddle1935Singer, Fiddler, Townsman (uncredited)Movie
Gallant Defender1935Nester (uncredited)Movie
Hard Rock Harrigan1935Worker (uncredited)Movie
Lawless Riders1935Barfly, Musician (uncredited)Movie
Suicide Squad1935Singing Fireman (uncredited)Movie
Moonlight on the Prairie1935Stew-Bum - Henchman with Pete (uncredited)Movie
Five Bad Men1935Radio Buckaroo (uncredited)Movie
The Star Packer1934Loco Frank - Henchman (uncredited)Movie
The Man from Hell1934Singer (uncredited)Movie
The Law of the Wild1934Townsman (uncredited)Movie
Pals of the West1934Deputy (uncredited)Movie
Somewhere in Sonora1933Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Silent Men1933Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
The Thrill Hunter1933Studio Western Cowboy (uncredited)Movie
The Whirlwind1933Deputy (uncredited)Movie
Ride Him, Cowboy1932Hawk Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Texas Cyclone1932Cowboy from Texas (uncredited)Movie
The Big Stampede1932Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
The Hurricane Express1932JimMovie
A Man's Land1932Triple X Ranch Hand (uncredited)Movie
The Cowboy Counsellor1932Stage Driver (uncredited)Movie
Hello Trouble1932Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
Texas Tornado1932RustlerMovie
The Gay Buckaroo1932Barfly (uncredited)Movie
The Riding Tornado1932Corson Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
McKenna of the Mounted1932Henchman, Mountie Constable (uncredited)Movie
Riders of the Desert1932Singing RangerMovie
Single-Handed Sanders1932Gang Leader (uncredited)Movie
Fighting for Justice1932Cowhand (uncredited)Movie
Sundown Rider1932Shorty (uncredited)Movie
Range Feud1931Cowhand Slim (uncredited)Movie
Border Law1931Barfly (uncredited)Movie
Cavalier of the West1931Trooper (uncredited)Movie
The Hard Hombre1931Cattleman in Plaid Shirt (uncredited)Movie
The Guilty Generation1931Tony's Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Wild Horse1931Cowboy Who Refuses to Ride (uncredited)Movie
The Deadline1931Deputy (uncredited)Movie
Shotgun Pass1931Pee Wee (uncredited)Movie
The Fighting Marshal1931Townsman (uncredited)Movie
The Mounted Stranger1930Cowhand Playing Harmonica (uncredited)Movie
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