Richard Denning

Richard Denning & Pat Crowley
1914 - 1998

Richard Denning  American Actor


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Richard Denning passed away on 11th Oct 1998 aged 84.


Richard Denning was previously married to Patricia Leffingwell (1986 - 1998) and Evelyn Ankers (1942 - 1985).

He had encounters with Helen Gilbert (1941).


American Actor Richard Denning was born Louis Albert Heindrich Denninger Jr. on 27th March, 1914 in Poughkeepsie, New York, U.S. and passed away on 11th Oct 1998 Cardiac Arrest aged 84. He is most remembered for Black Lagoon (1954). His zodiac sign is Aries.

Richard Denning was in an on-screen matchup with Mari Blanchard in The Crooked Web (1955).

Richard Denning is a member of the following lists: American male radio actors, Male actors from New York and 20th-century American male actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 44 years, 12 months 28 years, 5 months 13 years, 10 months
Encounter1 6 months, 1 day - -
Total3 44 years, 12 months 19 years, 1 month 6 months, 1 day


First Name Richard
Middle Name Albert Heindrich
Last Name Denning
Full Name at Birth Louis Albert Heindrich Denninger Jr.
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th March, 1914
Birthplace Poughkeepsie, New York, U.S.
Died 11th October, 1998
Place of Death Cardiac Arrest
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Average
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Black Lagoon (1954)
Year(s) Active 1937–1989

Richard Denning (March 27, 1914 – October 11, 1998) was an American actor best known for starring in science fiction films of the 1950s, including Unknown Island (1948), Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Target Earth (1954), Day the World Ended (1955), Creature with the Atom Brain (1955), and The Black Scorpion (1957). Denning also appeared in the film An Affair to Remember (1957) with Cary Grant and on radio with Lucille Ball, as George and Liz Cooper, in My Favorite Husband (1948–1951), the forerunner of television's I Love Lucy.

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Richard Denning84 AriesActor
Patricia Leffingwell-
Evelyn Ankers67 LeoActress
Helen Gilbert81 CancerActress


The Asphalt Cowboy1980Charles Van HeuranTV Movie
McCloud1970Edgar HamiltonTV Show
I Sailed to Tahiti with an All Girl Crew1968CommodoreMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968GovernorTV Show
Alice Through the Looking Glass1966Alice's FatherTV Movie
I Spy1965DelaneyTV Show
Karen1964Steve ScottTV Show
Twice-Told Tales1963Jonathan MaulleMovie
Going My Way1962Larry McMullenTV Show
Michael Shayne1960Michael ShayneTV Show
No Greater Love1960Movie
The Flying Doctor1959Dr. Greg Graham (the flying doctor), Dr. Greg GrahamTV Show
The Lady Takes a Flyer1958Al ReynoldsMovie
Desert Hell1958Sgt. Major Pierre BenetMovie
An Affair to Remember1957Kenneth BradleyMovie
Naked Paradise1957Duke BradleyMovie
The Black Scorpion1957Hank ScottMovie
The Buckskin Lady1957Dr. Bruce MerrittMovie
Girls in Prison1956Rev. FultonMovie
The Oklahoma Woman1956Steve WardMovie
Million Dollar Manhunt1956Maj. Gregory KeenMovie
Creature with the Atom Brain1955Dr. Chet WalkerMovie
Day the World Ended1955RickMovie
The Magnificent Matador1955Mark RussellMovie
Cheyenne1955Capt. QuinlanTV Show
Crossroads1955Reverend Lloyd E. Williams, Rev. George Bolton, Dr. Ira LangstonTV Show
Air Strike1955Cmdr. Stanley BlairMovie
The Crooked Web1955Frank DanielMovie
The Gun That Won the West1955'Dakota' Jack GainesMovie
TV Reader's Digest1955Don WilkersonTV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955William BroderTV Show
Creature from the Black Lagoon1954Mark WilliamsMovie
Jivaro1954Jerry RussellMovie
Target Earth1954Frank BrooksMovie
Battle of Rogue River1954Stacey WyattMovie
The Glass Web1953Dave MarksonMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Jim Kendall, Dr. Mark AndrewsTV Show
The 49th Man1953Chief Investigator Paul ReaganMovie
Target Hong Kong1953Mike LassiterMovie
Hangman's Knot1952Lee KemperMovie
Okinawa1952Lt. PhillipsMovie
Scarlet Angel1952Malcolm BradleyMovie
Cavalcade of America1952Eli WhitneyTV Show
Mr. & Mrs. North1952Jerry NorthTV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Charlie Frye, Davey Jones, Barney MaddockTV Show
Week-End with Father1951Don AdamsMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
Flame of Stamboul1951Larry WilsonMovie
Insurance Investigator1951Tom DavisonMovie
Secrets of Beauty1951Dr. John WaldronMovie
No Man of Her Own1950Hugh HarknessMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950JeffTV Show
Double Deal1950Buzz DoyleMovie
The Bigelow Theatre1950TV Show
Harbor of Missing Men1950Jim 'Brooklyn' GannonMovie
Unknown Island1948John FairbanksMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Jack MarshallTV Show
Caged Fury1948Blaney LewisMovie
Lady at Midnight1948Peter WigginsMovie
Disaster1948Bill WyattMovie
Seven Were Saved1947Captain Allen DantonMovie
Black Beauty1946Bill DixonMovie
The Fabulous Suzanne1946RexMovie
The Glass Key1942Taylor HenryMovie
Beyond the Blue Horizon1942Jackra the MagnificentMovie
Ice-Capades Revue1942Jeff StewartMovie
Quiet Please: Murder1942Hal McByrneMovie
Adam Had Four Sons1941Jack Stoddard (older)Movie
West Point Widow1941Lt. Rhody GravesMovie
Love Thy Neighbor1940JoeMovie
North West Mounted Police1940Constable ThorntonMovie
Emergency Squad1940Dan BartonMovie
Golden Gloves1940Bill CraneMovie
Queen of the Mob1940Charlie WebsterMovie
The Farmer's Daughter1940Dennis CraneMovie
Those Were the Days!1940BriggsMovie
Parole Fixer1940Bruce EatonMovie
Geronimo1939Lt. Larned (uncredited)Movie
King of Chinatown1939Protective Association HenchmanMovie
Million Dollar Legs1939Hunk JordanMovie
Some Like It Hot1939Mr. WeemsMovie
Union Pacific1939Reporter (uncredited)Movie
Disputed Passage1939Student (uncredited)Movie
Hotel Imperial1939Movie
Persons in Hiding1939Powder, HenchmanMovie
Television Spy1939Dick RandolphMovie
The Gracie Allen Murder Case1939FredMovie
The Star Maker1939Assistant Dance DirectorMovie
Ambush1939Police Garage MechanicMovie
Grand Jury Secrets1939MurphMovie
I'm from Missouri1939Plane Pilot (uncredited)Movie
The Night of Nights1939Call Boy (uncredited)Movie
Our Neighbors - The Carters1939Pilot (uncredited)Movie
Sudden Money1939Johnny JordanMovie
Undercover Doctor1939Frank OliverMovie
College Swing1938Student (uncredited)Movie
Give Me a Sailor1938Sailor (uncredited)Movie
Her Jungle Love1938Pilot (uncredited)Movie
The Big Broadcast of 19381938Officer of The S.S. Gigantic (uncredited)Movie
The Buccaneer1938Captain ReidMovie
The Texans1938Cpl. Parker CSA (uncredited)Movie
You and Me1938SalesmanMovie
Campus Confessions1938Buck HoganMovie
King of Alcatraz1938Harry VayMovie
Say It in French1938Elevator Passenger (uncredited)Movie
The Arkansas Traveler1938Bit Role (uncredited)Movie
Illegal Traffic1938Silk PattersonMovie
Touchdown, Army1938Cadet (uncredited)Movie
Wells Fargo1937Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Night Club Scandal1937Vera's Naval Fiancé (scenes deleted)Movie
Hold 'Em Navy1937Midshipman JepsonMovie
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albert millerOct 26, 2007

One of hollywood`s most under appreciated good actors. A very handsome man, who was badly handled,by the business.

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