Tom Drake

Tom Drake
1918 - 1982

Tom Drake  American Actor


Tom Drake (August 5, 1918 – August 11, 1982), born Alfred Sinclair Alderdice in Brooklyn, New York, was an American actor. Drake made films starting in 1940 and continuing until the mid-1970s, and also made TV acting appearances....

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship3 yrs, 10 mths
Shortest Relationship1 mth
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 2 mths
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Tom
Last Name Drake
Full Name at Birth Alfred Alderdice
Alternative Name Buddy
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th August, 1918
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Died 11th August, 1982
Place of Death Torrance, California
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Iona School
University Mercersberg Academy in Pennsylvania
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Meet Me in St.Louis
Year(s) Active 1938–1978
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Tom Drake64 LeoActor
Beverly Tyler78 CancerActress
Suzi Crandall92 TaurusActress
Isabelle Dunn-
Linda Watkins68 GeminiActress
Gloria DeHaven90 CancerActress

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Project U.F.O.1978 TV Show
The Eddie Capra Mysteries1978 TV Show
A Matter of Wife... and Death1976 Paulie Baker TV Movie
Mayday at 40,000 Feet!1976 Harry Jensen TV Movie
Matt Helm1975 Fred Wells TV Show
Medical Story1975 Ralph Willis TV Show
Cop on the Beat1975 The golfer TV Movie
The Spectre of Edgar Allan Poe1974 Dr. Adam Forrest Movie
Kolchak: The Night Stalker1974 Don Kibbey TV Show
The Bloody Slaying of Sarah Ridelander1973 Dick Ridelander Movie
Police Story1973 Kirk Jackson TV Show
Banacek1972 Roger Fanshion TV Show
Hec Ramsey1972 Will Bannister TV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972 Hank Desmond TV Show
City Beneath the Sea1971 General Putnam TV Movie
Cannon1971 Bill Penski TV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971 John Kalscheur TV Show
The Boy Who Stole the Elephant1970 Mr. Corbert TV Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969 Dave Tillerman, George Appleton, John Kalscheur TV Show
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1969 Dr. Thompson TV Show
The Young Lawyers1969 Markham TV Show
Deadly Inheritance1968 Inspector Greville Movie
Adam-121968 Douglas Hanley, Mr. Wilkinson TV Show
Land of the Giants1968 SID Sergeant TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Harrison Brill TV Show
Warkill1968 Phil Sutton Movie
Red Tomahawk1967 Bill Kane Movie
Ironside1967 Larry Yates TV Show
Mannix1967 Paul Glydor TV Show
Johnny Reno1966 Joe Conners Movie
The Singing Nun1966 Fitzpatrick Movie
The Green Hornet1966 Duke Slate TV Show
The Road West1966 Oliver TV Show
House of the Black Death1965 Paul Desard Movie
The Sandpiper1965 Walter Robinson Movie
Branded1965 Major Tom Rock, Jordan Payne TV Show
The Wild Wild West1965 Vincent Reed TV Show
Mr. Novak1963 Powell TV Show
The Dakotas1963 Cpl. Stephen Agard TV Show
The Lieutenant1963 Sgt. Lester Curtis TV Show
Combat!1962 Pvt. Todd TV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Sheriff Dade TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Monte TV Show
Follow the Sun1961 Harry TV Show
King of Diamonds1961 Chris Donohue TV Show
Las Vegas Beat1961 Leopold TV Movie
The Bramble Bush1960 Larry McFie Movie
Stagecoach West1960 Selby Moss TV Show
Surfside 61960 Al Dickens TV Show
Assignment: Underwater1960 Cass Thomas TV Show
Warlock1959 Abe McQuown Movie
Adventures in Paradise1959 Jock Underhill TV Show
Bonanza1959 Kirt TV Show
Bourbon Street Beat1959 Paul Adamson TV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959 Walter Allen, Radford Taylor TV Show
Laramie1959 Tom Mannering TV Show
Philip Marlowe1959 Bill Revere TV Show
Rawhide1959 Henry Fisher TV Show
Riverboat1959 Homer Atkins TV Show
The Alaskans1959 Dan Weber TV Show
The Rebel1959 Trace Dawes, Sheriff Matt Dunsen TV Show
The Untouchables1959 Joe Bomer TV Show
Wichita Town1959 Rare McCloud TV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958 Mike Keene, Owen Harris, Clifford Towne TV Show
Cimarron City1958 Steve Purcell TV Show
Lawman1958 Dr. Sam Burbage TV Show
Mackenzie's Raiders1958 Trooper Robert Williams TV Show
U.S. Marshal1958 Craig TV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958 Johnny Haywood, Victor Kincaid TV Show
Money, Women and Guns1958 Jess Ryerson Movie
Raintree County1957 Bobby Drake Movie
The Cyclops1957 Lee Brand Movie
Perry Mason1957 Richard Harkens, Cleve Niles TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Dr. John Cannon TV Show
Whirlybirds1957 Dr. Clark Evans TV Show
Date with Disaster1957 Miles Harrington Movie
Playhouse 901956 Johnny Mark TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Marshall Dave Harmon TV Show
Cheyenne1955 Randall TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Ben Hurley TV Show
Science Fiction Theatre1955 Dr. James Everett TV Show
The Millionaire1955 Dr. Alan March TV Show
Betrayed Women1955 Jeff Darrell Movie
Sudden Danger1955 Wallace Curtis Movie
Climax!1954 Alan, Terry Lennox TV Show
Lassie1954 Wade Banning TV Show
Studio 571954 Alfred Johnson, Joe Madden TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Mr. Corbert TV Show
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1953 John Black TV Show
Sangaree1953 Dr. Roy Darby Movie
The Revlon Mirror Theater1953 Ben Adams TV Show
Death Valley Days1952 TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Gaston Clairmont TV Show
The Unexpected1952 TV Show
FBI Girl1951 Carl Chercourt Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Fletcher Craig TV Show
Tales of Tomorrow1951 TV Show
Disc Jockey1951 Johnny Movie
Never Trust a Gambler1951 Police Sgt. Ed Donovan Movie
The Great Rupert1950 Peter 'Pete' Dingle Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Leonard Vole TV Show
Mr. Belvedere Goes to College1949 Bill Chase Movie
Scene of the Crime1949 Det. 'C.C.' Gordon Movie
Fireside Theatre1949 Robbie TV Show
Suspense1949 Dan Bedell TV Show
The Clock1949 TV Show
Hills of Home1948 Tammas Milton Movie
Words and Music1948 Richard Rodgers Movie
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Clark Sherrell TV Show
Alias a Gentleman1948 Johnny Lorgen Movie
The Ford Theatre Hour1948 Gavin Dishart TV Show
Cass Timberlane1947 Jamie Wargate Movie
I'll Be Yours1947 George Prescott Movie
The Beginning or the End1947 Matt Cochran Movie
Courage of Lassie1946 Sergeant Smitty Movie
The Green Years1946 Robert Shannon as a Young Man Movie
Lights Out1946 TV Show
Faithful in My Fashion1946 Jeff Compton Movie
This Man's Navy1945 Jess Weaver Movie
Main Street After Dark1945 Radio Broadcaster (voice, uncredited) Movie
Marriage Is a Private Affair1944 Bill Rice Movie
Meet Me in St. Louis1944 John Truett Movie
Mrs. Parkington1944 Ned Talbot Movie
The White Cliffs of Dover1944 Dying American Soldier (uncredited) Movie
Two Girls and a Sailor1944 Frank Miller Movie
Maisie Goes to Reno1944 Bill Fullerton Movie
Northern Pursuit1943 Heinzmann (uncredited) Movie
Our Town1940 Best Man at Wedding Movie
The Howards of Virginia1940 James Howard at 16 (as Richard Alden) Movie
The Mortal Storm1940 Second Classroom Scene (uncredited) Movie
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