Gordon MacRae

Gordon MacRae
1921 - 1986
Gordon MacRae  American Actor

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Gordon MacRae was previously married to Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft (1967 - 1986) and Sheila MacRae (1941 - 1967).


American Actor Gordon MacRae was born Albert MacRae Gordon on 12th March, 1921 in East Orange, New Jersey and passed away on 24th Jan 1986 Lincoln, Nebraska aged 64. He is most remembered for Oklahoma!. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Gordon MacRae was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Doris Day in Tea for Two (1950), Shirley Jones in Oklahoma (1979), Jane Powell in Three Sailors and a Girl (1953) and Kathryn Grayson in The Desert Song (1953).

Gordon MacRae is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American male singers and American musical theatre actors.


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Married2 27 years, 3 months 23 years, 1 month 19 years
Total2 27 years, 3 months 23 years, 1 month 19 years


First Name Gordon
Last Name Macrae
Full Name at Birth Albert MacRae Gordon
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th March, 1921
Birthplace East Orange, New Jersey
Died 24th January, 1986
Place of Death Lincoln, Nebraska
Cause of Death Oral cancer
Buried Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Nebraska
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Deerfield Academy
Occupation Text Actor/Singer, TV and radio show host/personality
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Oklahoma!
Year(s) Active 1942-1980, 1939-1980, 1939–1980

Albert Gordon MacRae (March 12, 1921 – January 24, 1986) was an American actor, singer and radio/television host who appeared in the film versions of two Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals Oklahoma! (1955) and Carousel (1956) and who played the leading man of Doris Day in On Moonlight Bay (1951) and sequel By The Light of the Silvery Moon (1953).

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Gordon MacRae64 PiscesActor
Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft-
Sheila MacRae93 LibraActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MeredithFemale30th May, 194477 years oldSheila MacRae
HeatherFemale5th October, 194675 years oldSheila MacRae
William GordonMale11th February, 194874 years oldSheila MacRae
Robert BruceMale6th April, 195468 years oldSheila MacRae


The Pilot1980Joe BarnesMovie
Zero to Sixty1978Officer JoeMovie
McCloud1970Sheriff John RodneyTV Show
The Gift of the Magi1958James Dillingham YoungTV Movie
Carousel1956Billy BigelowMovie
The Best Things in Life Are Free1956B.G. 'Buddy' De SylvaMovie
The Gordon MacRae Show1956HostTV Show
Oklahoma!1955Curly McLainMovie
By the Light of the Silvery Moon1953Bill ShermanMovie
The Desert Song1953El Khobar, Paul BonnardMovie
Three Sailors and a Girl1953'Choirboy' JonesMovie
So You Want a Television Set1953Gordon MacRae (uncredited)Short Film
About Face1952Tony WilliamsMovie
Screen Snapshots: Hollywood on the Ball1952Gordon MacRaeShort Film
On Moonlight Bay1951William ShermanMovie
Starlift1951Gordon MacRaeMovie
Backfire1950Bob CoreyMovie
Tea for Two1950Jimmy SmithMovie
The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady1950Tony PastorMovie
The West Point Story1950Tom FletcherMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Barry O'Day, Biff GrimesTV Show
Return of the Frontiersman1950Logan BarrettMovie
Look for the Silver Lining1949Frank CarterMovie
The Big Punch1948Johnny GrantMovie
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cboothe977cboothe977Apr 16, 2021

6325 Hollywood Blvd. http://www.latimes.com/includes/projects/hollywood/wof_stars/gordon_mac_rae_radio.jpg

marjorie cunninghamMay 31, 2010

Still to my mind the greatest baritone of all time,he brings joy to my heart just to listen to him,especailly The Impossible Dream operatic piece,wonderfully powerful singing.marjorie cunningham

David B. MageeFeb 9, 2009

I flew with Gordon Macrae during World War II

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