Richard Long

The Egg and I
1927 - 1974

Richard Long  American Actor


Richard Long (December 17, 1927 – December 21, 1974) was an American actor best known for his leading roles in three ABC television series, including The Big Valley, Nanny and the Professor, and Bourbon Street Beat. Long was also a series regular on ...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship18 yrs, 4 mths
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 2 mths
First Name Richard
Last Name Long
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th December, 1927
Birthplace Chicago, Illinios
Died 21st December, 1974
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Multiple Heart Attacks
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Waller High School, Evanston Township High School, Hollywood High School
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Big Valley
Year(s) Active 1946–74
Father Sherman D. Long
Mother Dale McCord Long
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Partner Comparison

Richard Long47 SagittariusActor
Mara Corday86 CapricornActress
Lori Nelson82 LeoActress
Suzan Ball21 AquariusActress
Ann Blyth87 LeoActress
Elizabeth Taylor79 PiscesActress


Male11th September, 195758 years old
Female9th September, 195857 years old
Male3rd September, 196055 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Death Cruise1974 Jerry Carter TV Movie
The Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped1974 Michael Green TV Movie
Thicker Than Water1973 Ernie Paine TV Show
The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie1972 Professor Harold Everett TV Show
Nanny and the Professor1970 Professor Everett TV Show
Love, American Style1969 Reverend Richard Atkins (segment "Love and the Minister") TV Show
The Big Valley1965 Jarrod Barkley TV Show
Make Like a Thief1964 V. Bartley 'Bart' Lanigan Movie
Follow the Boys1963 Lt. Peter Langley Movie
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963 Maj. Ben Dawson TV Show
Going My Way1962 George TV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Eddie Breech TV Show
Target: The Corruptors1961 Bill Burnett TV Show
Outlaws1960 Morgan Mayberry TV Show
Thriller1960 Dick Farrington TV Show
House on Haunted Hill1959 Lance Schroeder Movie
Bourbon Street Beat1959 Rex Randolph TV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959 Rex Randolph TV Show
The Twilight Zone1959 Professor Sigmund Friend TV Show
Tokyo After Dark1959 Sgt. Robert Douglas Movie
77 Sunset Strip1958 Rex Randolph TV Show
Lawman1958 Zachary Adams TV Show
The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen1958 TV Show
Have Gun - Will Travel1957 Rod Blakley TV Show
Maverick1957 Gentleman Jack Darby TV Show
Sugarfoot1957 Capt. Clayton Raymond TV Show
Suspicion1957 Dave TV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957 Dr. Jeremy Wilson TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Jason Campbell TV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957 Allan Bishop TV Show
Hey, Jeannie!1956 David Taylor TV Show
Fury at Gunsight Pass1956 Roy Hanford Movie
He Laughed Last1956 Jimmy Murphy (as Dick Long) Movie
Cult of the Cobra1955 Paul Able Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Paul Devore TV Show
Matinee Theatre1955 TV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955 Capt. Leipole TV Show
The Millionaire1955 Terry Flannagan TV Show
TV Reader's Digest1955 Dude Dandridge, Jack TV Show
Playgirl1954 Barron Courtney III Movie
Saskatchewan1954 Abbott Movie
Climax!1954 Max Harriss TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Paul Durand TV Show
The All American1953 Howard Carter Movie
All I Desire1953 Russ Underwood Movie
The United States Steel Hour1953 Tramp TV Show
Back at the Front1952 Sfc. Rose Movie
Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm1951 Tom Kettle Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
Air Cadet1951 Russ Coulter Movie
Kansas Raiders1950 Frank James Movie
Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town1950 Tom Kettle Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Nick TV Show
Criss Cross1949 Slade Thompson Movie
Ma and Pa Kettle1949 Tom Kettle Movie
The Life of Riley1949 Jeff Taylor Movie
Tap Roots1948 Bruce Dabney Movie
The Egg and I1947 Tom Kettle Movie
The Dark Mirror1946 Rusty Movie
The Stranger1946 Noah Longstreet Movie
Tomorrow Is Forever1946 Drew Hamilton Movie
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Randall DykstraMar 19, 2013

One of the great western shows that came out of hollywood that was clean and great to watch Thanks to the cast for doing so good

gary millerApr 11, 2010

great actor rest in peace loved all of you on big valley great great show thank you all

naeemaAug 25, 2008

Richard long was a great talented actor,really charming and enjoyable to watch on screen,I`m never bored watching his Jarrod character on BV . so sad he died young.

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