Macdonald Carey

Macdonald Carey
1913 - 1994

Macdonald Carey  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Rest in peace.


Macdonald Carey was previously married to Elizabeth Heckacher (1941 - 1969).

Macdonald Carey was in a relationship with Lois Kraines (1973 - 1994).


American Actor Macdonald Carey was born Edward Macdonald Carey on 15th March, 1913 in Sioux City, Iowa and passed away on 21st Mar 1994 Beverly Hills, California aged 81. He is most remembered for Days of Our Lives. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Macdonald Carey was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Hedy Lamarr in Copper Canyon (1950) and Paulette Goddard in Hazard (1948).

Macdonald Carey is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Cancer deaths in California.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 21 years, 2 months - -
Married1 29 years, 8 months - -
Total2 29 years, 8 months 25 years, 5 months 21 years, 2 months


First Name Edward
Middle Name Macdonald
Last Name Carey
Full Name at Birth Edward Macdonald Carey
Age 81 (age at death) years
Birthday 15th March, 1913
Birthplace Sioux City, Iowa
Died 21st March, 1994
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California
Cause of Death Lung cancer
Buried Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, California, U.S.
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Days of Our Lives
Year(s) Active 1942–1994, 1938–1994

Edward Macdonald Carey (March 15, 1913 – March 21, 1994) was an American actor, best known for his role as the patriarch Dr. Tom Horton on NBC's soap opera Days of Our Lives. For almost three decades, he was the show's central cast member.

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Macdonald Carey81 PiscesActor
Lois Kraines-
Elizabeth Heckacher-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
StevenMaleElizabeth Heckacher
PaulMaleElizabeth Heckacher
TheresaFemale11th December, 194278 years oldElizabeth Heckacher
Lynn CatherineFemale29th October, 194674 years oldElizabeth Heckacher
LisaFemale194972 years oldElizabeth Heckacher
EdwardMale22nd April, 195467 years oldElizabeth Heckacher


A Message from Holly1992Judge CaulfieldTV Movie
It's Alive III: Island of the Alive1987Judge WatsonMovie
Finder of Lost Loves1984Norman PrenticeTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Defense Atty. Oscar Ramsey, Dr. LynchTV Show
Access Code1984Senator WilliamsMovie
American Gigolo1980Hollywood Actor (as MacDonald Carey)Movie
The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything1980Mr. GrumbyTV Movie
Top of the Hill1980MitchellTV Movie
The Rebels1979Dr. ChurchTV Show
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century1979Dr. MalloryTV Show
Stranger in Our House1978Professor JarvisTV Movie
End of the World1977John DavisMovie
Roots1977Squire JamesTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Alfred Gerrard, HobartTV Show
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries1977Senator John MartinTV Show
Who Is the Black Dahlia?1975Capt. Jack DonahoeTV Movie
Switch1975RayTV Show
Police Story1973Capt. Richard MacDonald, Chief Blandings, Mr. AustinTV Show
The Magician1973RichTV Show
Ordeal1973Eliot FrostTV Movie
Gidget Gets Married1972Russ LawrenceTV Movie
McMillan & Wife1971Dr. GuntherTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Earl RyderTV Show
Branded1965Sen. LansingTV Show
Days of Our Lives1965Doctor Tom Horton, Dr. Tom HortonTV Show
Run for Your Life1965Joseph Appleton, Michael AllenTV Show
Bewitched1964Joe BaxterTV Show
Daniel Boone1964Henry PitcairnTV Show
The Bing Crosby Show1964TV Show
Tammy and the Doctor1963Dr. Wayne BentleyMovie
These Are the Damned1963Simon WellsMovie
Burke's Law1963Burl Mason, Franklyn Warren, Waldo NicelyTV Show
Arrest and Trial1963Professor Marcus KaneTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Elmer PikeTV Show
Mr. Novak1963Mr. EdwardsTV Show
The Outer Limits1963Roy BenjaminTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962John MitchellTV Show
Stranglehold1962Bill MorrisonMovie
The Devil's Agent1962Mr. SmithMovie
Ben Casey1961George McFaddenTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Lieutenant Duff PetersonTV Show
Target: The Corruptors1961Judge Andrew LeroyTV Show
Checkmate1960Frederic HaleyTV Show
Insight1960James MadisonTV Show
Thriller1960Hector VaneTV Show
Moment of Fear1960Jim MellanbyTV Show
Blue Denim1959Major Malcolm Bartley, Ret.Movie
John Paul Jones1959Patrick HenryMovie
Lock Up1959Herbert L. MarisTV Show
Rawhide1959Brother BentTV Show
The Redeemer1959Jesus Christ (voice)Movie
Kraft Mystery Theater1959TV Show
Man or Gun1958'Maybe' Smith, Scott YanceyMovie
Pursuit1958Harry TabackTV Show
Target1958Herb Maris, Herbert L. MarisTV Show
Suspicion1957Ben Forbes, Jeremiah TaylorTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957KennyTV Show
The Frank Sinatra Show1957Paul ArmstrongTV Show
Wagon Train1957Bill TawneeTV Show
Playhouse 901956Alexander LamarTV Show
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour1956Howard CraneTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Sheriff Tom BakerTV Show
Odongo1956Steve StrattonMovie
Stranger at My Door1956Hollis JarretMovie
Dr. Christian1956Dr. Mark ChristianTV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955ProfessorTV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955Carleton ReedTV Show
Science Fiction Theatre1955Dr. Lee SewardTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955Gil Foster, William TylerTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Fred Gaily, Lew MarshTV Show
Appointment with Adventure1955TV Show
Stage 71955Jim Blandings, PhilippoTV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955George SpencerTV Show
The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial1955MikeTV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955TV Show
Malaga1954Van LoganMovie
Climax!1954Allen Moore, Harry Belgard, Tom DitmarTV Show
Lassie1954Elderly Lawyer, Jebediah WakefieldTV Show
It's Everybody's Business1954Narrator (voice)Short Film
Count the Hours1953Doug MadisonMovie
G.E. True Theater1953David BothwellTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953Bill Dulaney, JimTV Show
Hannah Lee: An American Primitive1953Bus CrowMovie
The Christophers1952TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Brother Phillip Hart, Jon, Mace ProutyTV Show
My Wife's Best Friend1952George MasonMovie
Let's Make It Legal1951Hugh HalsworthMovie
The Great Missouri Raid1951Jesse JamesMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Orville E. PiggottTV Show
Cave of Outlaws1951Pete CarverMovie
Excuse My Dust1951Cyrus Random, Jr.Movie
Meet Me After the Show1951Jeff AmesMovie
Celanese Theatre1951TV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951TV Show
Comanche Territory1950James BowieMovie
Copper Canyon1950Deputy Lane TravisMovie
South Sea Sinner1950Jake DavisMovie
The Lawless1950Larry WilderMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Colby, Dan Shelvin, Major SlocumTV Show
Mystery Submarine1950Dr. Brett YoungMovie
Bride of Vengeance1949Cesare BorgiaMovie
Streets of Laredo1949Lorn RemingMovie
The Great Gatsby1949Nicholas 'Nick' CarrawayMovie
Song of Surrender1949Bruce EldridgeMovie
Hazard1948J.D. StormMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Lenny ByrnesTV Show
Dream Girl1948Clark RedfieldMovie
Suddenly It's Spring1947Jack LindsayMovie
Shadow of a Doubt1943Jack GrahamMovie
Salute for Three1943Buzz McAllisterMovie
Star Spangled Rhythm1942Louie the Lug in SkitMovie
Take a Letter, Darling1942Jonathan CaldwellMovie
Wake Island1942Lt. Bruce CameronMovie
Dr. Broadway1942Dr. Timothy Kane aka Dr. BroadwayMovie
Hour of StarsFred GaileyTV Show
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VikkiFeb 6, 2010

LOL - when I was about 5 years old, I always thought he was saying... This is my dumb carrot, and these are the days of our lives and one day asked my mom, Where is carrot? and then she told me what he was really saying - I will never forget his voice!

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