Will Sampson

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1933 - 1987

Will Sampson  American Actor


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Will Sampson passed away on 3rd Jun 1987 aged 53.


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American Actor Will Sampson was born on 27th September, 1933 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, USA and passed away on 3rd Jun 1987 Houston, Texas USA aged 53. He is most remembered for One Flew Over the Cuckoo`s Nest. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Will Sampson is a member of the following lists: People from Okmulgee, Oklahoma, Native American male actors and Male actors from Oklahoma.


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First Name Will
Last Name Sampson
Age 53 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th September, 1933
Birthplace Okmulgee, Oklahoma, USA
Died 3rd June, 1987
Place of Death Houston, Texas USA
Cause of Death (complications From Heart And Lung Transplant Surgery)
Height 6' 7" (201 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity OTHER
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame One Flew Over the Cuckoo`s Nest
Year(s) Active 1975-1987, 1975–1987

Will Sampson (September 27, 1933 – June 3, 1987) was a Native American painter, actor, and rodeo performer.

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The Gunfighters1987Train Passenger (uncredited)TV Movie
Firewalker1986Tall EagleMovie
Poltergeist II: The Other Side1986TaylorMovie
Insignificance1985Elevator AttendantMovie
Tall Tales & Legends1985ChiefTV Show
Wildside1985Fake Sitting BullTV Show
The Mystic Warrior1984WambliTV Movie
The Yellow Rose1983John StronghartTV Show
Born to the Wind1982Painted BearTV Show
American Playhouse1981WinginaTV Show
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story1980Clarence's FatherTV Movie
From Here to Eternity1980Sgt. CheneyTV Show
Fish Hawk1979Fish HawkMovie
From Here to Eternity1979Cpl. CheneyTV Show
Vega$1978Harlon TwoleafTV Show
Standing Tall1978Lonny MoonTV Movie
The White Buffalo1977Crazy HorseMovie
Relentless1977Sam WatchmanTV Movie
The Hunted Lady1977Uncle GeorgeTV Movie
Cowboysan1977Indian ChiefShort Film
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson1976The Interpreter (William Halsey)Movie
The Outlaw Josey Wales1976Ten BearsMovie
Crazy Mama1975Indian At Trading (uncredited)Movie
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest1975Chief BromdenMovie
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wjerryzMay 17

Will was a great actor. The characters that he played were great parts

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