Thurl Ravenscroft

Thurl Ravenscroft
1914 - 2005
Thurl Ravenscroft  American Actor

Thurl Ravenscroft dating history


Thurl Ravenscroft was previously married to June Ravenscroft (1946 - 1999).


American Actor Thurl Ravenscroft was born Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft on 6th February, 1914 in Norfolk, Nebraska, USA and passed away on 22nd May 2005 Fullerton, California, USA aged 91. He is most remembered for 101 Dalmatians, Tony the Tiger in Frosted Flakes commercials. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Thurl Ravenscroft is a member of the following lists: American voice actors, American male singers and Cancer deaths in California.


Who is Thurl Ravenscroft dating? Thurl Ravenscroft girlfriend, wife list. Help us build our profile of Thurl Ravenscroft! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Relationship Statistics

Married1 53 years - -
Total1 53 years - -


First Name Thurl
Last Name Ravenscroft
Full Name at Birth Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft
Alternative Name Pappy
Age 91 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th February, 1914
Birthplace Norfolk, Nebraska, USA
Died 22nd May, 2005
Place of Death Fullerton, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Buried Crystal Cathedral Memorial Gardens, Garden Grove, California
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Tall stature
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Otis College of Art and Design
Occupation Text Voice Actor, Singer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame 101 Dalmatians, Tony the Tiger in Frosted Flakes commercials
Year(s) Active 1940–2005
Brand Endorsement TV commercials: Voice of Tony the Tiger in Kellogg's Frosted Flakes commercials, (1950s) TV commercials: Original voice of the Big Man for Kool-Aid
Official Websites,,

Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft (; February 6, 1914 – May 22, 2005) was an American actor and bass singer known as the booming voice behind Kellogg's Frosted Flakes animated spokesman Tony the Tiger for more than five decades. He was also the uncredited vocalist for the song "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch" from the classic Christmas television special, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

More about Thurl Ravenscroft
Less about Thurl Ravenscroft

Dating History

Partner Comparison

Thurl Ravenscroft91 AquariusActor
June Ravenscroft-


Tarzan1999Elephants (uncredited)Movie
Mulan1998Singer (uncredited)Movie
Hercules1997Lava Titan (uncredited)Movie
I Am Weasel1997I.M. WeaselTV Show
James and the Giant Peach1996Rhino (uncredited)Movie
The Hunchback of Notre Dame1996Singer (uncredited)Movie
Superior Duck1996Narrator (voice)Short Film
A Goofy Movie1995Bus Driver (uncredited)Movie
Pocahontas1995Indians (uncredited)Movie
Aladdin1992Genie Jafar (uncredited)Movie
Invasion of the Bunny Snatchers1992The Black Hole (voice, uncredited)Short Film
The Brave Little Toaster1987Kirby (voice)Movie
The Tracey Ullman Show1987DogsTV Show
The Simpsons: Tracey Ullman Shorts1987DogMovie
The Small One1978Potter (voice, uncredited)Short Film
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh1977Bass Vocals, Black Pot (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Hobbit1977... (voice, uncredited), Bolg, Goblin, OrcTV Movie
Donny and Marie1975Darth Vader, NarratorTV Show
The Madcap Adventures of Mr. Toad1975J. Thaddeus Toad (voice)Short Film
Emilio and His Magical Bull1975Movie
The Lorax1972Singer (voice, uncredited)TV Show
The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie1972Voices, WaldoTV Show
The Cat in the Hat1971Thing 1 (voice)TV Show
Stand Up and Cheer1971TV Show
The AristoCats1970Russian Cat (voice)Movie
The Phantom Tollbooth1970Lethargian (voice, uncredited)Movie
Horton Hears a Who!1970Wickersham Brother (voice, uncredited)TV Show
The Love God?1969Choir Singer (uncredited)Movie
The Night Before Christmas1968SoloistTV Show
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!1966Singer 'You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch' (voice, uncredited)TV Movie
The Man from Button Willow1965Reverend, Saloon Man#2 (voice, uncredited)Movie
Mary Poppins1964Andrew's Whimper (voice, uncredited), HogMovie
It Happened at the World's Fair1963The Mellomen (uncredited)Movie
The Sword in the Stone1963Black Bart (voice, uncredited)Movie
Gay Purr-ee1962Singing Hench Cat (uncredited)Movie
The Beverly Hillbillies1962HumphreyTV Show
Babes in Toyland1961Trees (singing voice, uncredited)Movie
101 Dalmatians1961Captain (voice)Movie
Donald and the Wheel1961Spirit of Progress, Senior (voice, as The Mellomen)Short Film
Noah's Ark1959Ham, Japeth (voice, uncredited), ShemShort Film
Love and Marriage1959Bass Singer in Barbershop QuartetTV Show
South Pacific1958Stewpot (singing voice, uncredited)Movie
Paul Bunyan1958Paul Bunyan (voice)Short Film
The Rifleman1958BalladeerTV Show
The Story of Anyburg U.S.A.1957Cyrus P. Sliderule (voice, uncredited)Short Film
You Can't Run Away from It1956Reporter (uncredited)Movie
Design for Dreaming1956Short Film
It's Always Fair Weather1955Harry Wilson (voice, uncredited)Movie
Love Me or Leave Me1955Singer (uncredited)Movie
Rose Marie1954Indian Medicine Man (uncredited)Movie
Shower of Stars1954Opera SingerTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Baloo the Bear, Singing Caterpillar, StromboliTV Show
Pigs Is Pigs1954Singer (voice, uncredited)Short Film
The Glenn Miller Story1953The Mellomen (uncredited)Movie
G.E. True Theater1953Goliath - Voice, NebuchadnezzarTV Show
Because You're Mine1952Singer in Radio Commercial (uncredited)Movie
Trick or Treat1952Jack-o'lantern (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Alice in Wonderland1951Card Painter (voice, uncredited)Movie
Rooty Toot Toot1951Jonathan Bailey, Honest John the Crook (voice)Short Film
Cinderella1950Mouse (voice)Movie
The Jack Benny Program1950Enrico ScortachiniTV Show
Edgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthy1950Tall Bass Singer (uncredited)TV Movie
Arson, Inc.1949Singer at Party (uncredited)Movie
Melody Time1948Big Toot (uncredited)Movie
So Dear to My Heart1948Bull, Robert Bruce (voice, uncredited)Movie
Apple Andy1946Apple Worm (uncredited)Short Film
Springtime for Pluto1944Singing Caterpillar (singing voice, uncredited)Short Film
Lost Canyon1942Tall Bass-Singing Ranch Hand - The Sportsmen Quartette (uncredited)Movie
Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die1942Quartet Member (uncredited)Movie
Wacky Blackout1942Carrier Pigeon (singing voice)Short Film
Puddin' Head1941Member of The Sportsmen Quartet (as The Sportsman Quartette)Movie
Fire Cheese1941Fires (uncredited)Short Film
Jingle Belles1941Singer (as The Sportsmen)Short Film
Pinocchio1940Monstro (uncredited)Movie
Isle of Destiny1940Sportsman Quartet MemberMovie
The Constable1940Pigs (uncredited)Short Film
Little Blabbermouse1940Chew Tobacco (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Pilgrim Porky1940Singer (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Prehistoric Porky1940Lizard Singer (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Sioux Me1939Indian Bass Singer (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Show More
Show Less


Posted commentsView all comments (1)

Tracker748Tracker748Oct 12, 2018

shared a link:

Join the FamousFix discussion board >>



Top Contributors for Thurl Ravenscroft

Edit Page

Help keep Thurl Ravenscroft profile up to date.

Six Degrees

Six Degrees Connections

Connect any celebrity with Thurl Ravenscroft to see how closely they are linked... romantically!

Recent connections involving Thurl Ravenscroft