Will Sampson  American Actor

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


Will Sampson is a 53 year old American Actor. Born on 27th September, 1933 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, USA, he is famous for One Flew Over the Cuckoo`s Nest in a career that spans 1975-1987. 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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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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    Will Sampson (September 27, 1933 – June 3, 1987) was a Native American painter, actor, and rodeo performer....

    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
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