Tom Drake

Tom Drake
1918 - 1982

Tom Drake  American Actor


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Rest in peace.


Tom Drake was previously married to Isabelle Dunn (1945 - 1946).

Tom Drake was in relationships with Beverly Tyler (1946 - 1950), Suzi Crandall (1945), Linda Watkins and Gloria DeHaven.


American Actor Tom Drake was born Alfred Alderdice on 5th August, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York and passed away on 11th Aug 1982 Torrance, California aged 64. He is most remembered for Meet Me in St.Louis. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Tom Drake was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Donna Reed in Faithful in My Fashion (1946), Janet Leigh in Words and Music (1948) and Judy Garland in Meet Me in St. Louis (1944).

Tom Drake is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Democrats.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating4 3 years, 10 months 11 months, 27 days 1 month, 1 day
Married1 2 years, 7 months - -
Total5 3 years, 10 months 1 year, 3 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Tom
Last Name Drake
Full Name at Birth Alfred Alderdice
Alternative Name Buddy
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th August, 1918
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Died 11th August, 1982
Place of Death Torrance, California
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 165lbs (75 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Iona School
University Mercersberg Academy in Pennsylvania
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Meet Me in St.Louis
Year(s) Active 1938–1978
Favorite Books The Prophet
Favorite Foods Steak, Salads

Tom Drake (born Alfred Sinclair Alderdice, August 5, 1918 – August 11, 1982) was an American actor. Drake made films starting in 1940 and continuing until the mid-1970s, and also made TV acting appearances.

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Tom Drake64 LeoActor
Beverly Tyler78 CancerActress
Suzi Crandall97 TaurusActress
Isabelle Dunn-
Linda Watkins68 GeminiActress
Gloria DeHaven91 CancerActress


Project U.F.O.1978First NeighborTV Show
The Eddie Capra Mysteries1978TV Show
A Matter of Wife... and Death1976Paulie BakerTV Movie
Mayday at 40,000 Feet!1976Harry JensenTV Movie
Matt Helm1975Fred WellsTV Show
Medical Story1975Ralph WillisTV Show
Cop on the Beat1975The GolferTV Movie
The Spectre of Edgar Allan Poe1974Dr. Adam ForrestMovie
Kolchak: The Night Stalker1974Don KibbeyTV Show
The Bloody Slaying of Sarah Ridelander1973Dick RidelanderMovie
Police Story1973Golfer, Kirk JacksonTV Show
Banacek1972Roger FanshionTV Show
Hec Ramsey1972Will BannisterTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Hank DesmondTV Show
City Beneath the Sea1971Gen. PutnamTV Movie
Cannon1971Bill PenskiTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971John KalscheurTV Show
The Boy Who Stole the Elephant1970Mr. CorbertTV Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Dave Tillerman, George Appleton, John KalscheurTV Show
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1969Dr. ThompsonTV Show
The Young Lawyers1969Arnold MarkhamTV Show
Deadly Inheritance1968Inspector Gerard GrevilleMovie
Adam-121968Douglas Hanley, Mr. WilkinsonTV Show
Land of the Giants1968SID SergeantTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Harrison BrillTV Show
Warkill1968Phil SuttonMovie
Red Tomahawk1967Bill KaneMovie
Ironside1967Larry YatesTV Show
Mannix1967Paul GlydorTV Show
Johnny Reno1966Joe ConnersMovie
The Singing Nun1966FitzpatrickMovie
The Green Hornet1966Duke SlateTV Show
The Road West1966OliverTV Show
House of the Black Death1965Paul DesardMovie
The Sandpiper1965Walter RobinsonMovie
Branded1965Jordan Payne, Major Tom RockTV Show
The Wild Wild West1965Vincent ReedTV Show
Mr. Novak1963PowellTV Show
The Dakotas1963Cpl. Stephen AgardTV Show
The Lieutenant1963Sgt. Lester CurtisTV Show
Combat!1962Pvt. ToddTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Sheriff DadeTV Show
Ben Casey1961MonteTV Show
Follow the Sun1961HarryTV Show
King of Diamonds1961Chris DonohueTV Show
Las Vegas Beat1961LeopoldTV Movie
The Bramble Bush1960Larry McFieMovie
Stagecoach West1960Selby MossTV Show
Surfside 61960Al DickensTV Show
Assignment: Underwater1960Cass ThomasTV Show
Warlock1959Abe McQuownMovie
Adventures in Paradise1959Jock UnderhillTV Show
Bonanza1959KirtTV Show
Bourbon Street Beat1959Paul AdamsonTV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959Radford Taylor, Walter AllenTV Show
Laramie1959Tom ManneringTV Show
Philip Marlowe1959Bill RevereTV Show
Rawhide1959Henry FisherTV Show
Riverboat1959Homer AtkinsTV Show
The Alaskans1959Dan WeberTV Show
The Rebel1959Sheriff Matt Dunsen, Trace DawesTV Show
The Untouchables1959Joe BomerTV Show
Wichita Town1959Rare McCloudTV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958Clifford Towne, Mike Keene, Owen HarrisTV Show
Cimarron City1958Steve PurcellTV Show
Lawman1958Dr. Sam Burbage, Frank Judson, Lou EvansTV Show
Mackenzie's Raiders1958Trooper Robert WilliamsTV Show
U.S. Marshal1958CraigTV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958Johnny Haywood, Victor KincaidTV Show
Money, Women and Guns1958Jess RyersonMovie
Raintree County1957Bobby DrakeMovie
The Cyclops1957Lee BrandMovie
Perry Mason1957Cleve Niles, Richard HarkensTV Show
Wagon Train1957Dr. John CannonTV Show
Whirlybirds1957Dr. Clark EvansTV Show
Date with Disaster1957Miles HarringtonMovie
Playhouse 901956Johnny MarkTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Marshall Dave HarmonTV Show
Cheyenne1955RandallTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Ben HurleyTV Show
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
Science Fiction Theatre1955Dr. James EverettTV Show
The Millionaire1955Dr. Alan MarchTV Show
Betrayed Women1955Jeff DarrellMovie
Sudden Danger1955Wallace CurtisMovie
Climax!1954Alan, Terry LennoxTV Show
Lassie1954Wade BanningTV Show
Studio 571954Alfred Johnson, Joe MaddenTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Mr. CorbertTV Show
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1953John BlackTV Show
Sangaree1953Dr. Roy DarbyMovie
My Favorite Husband1953TV Show
The Revlon Mirror Theater1953Ben AdamsTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Billy LeslieTV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Gaston ClairmontTV Show
The Unexpected1952TV Show
FBI Girl1951Carl ChercourtMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Colonel Mournay, Fletcher CraigTV Show
Tales of Tomorrow1951TV Show
Disc Jockey1951JohnnyMovie
Never Trust a Gambler1951Police Sgt. Ed DonovanMovie
The Great Rupert1950Peter 'Pete' DingleMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Gary Morgan, Leonard Vole, PaulTV Show
Mr. Belvedere Goes to College1949Bill ChaseMovie
Scene of the Crime1949C.C.Movie
Fireside Theatre1949RobbieTV Show
Suspense1949Dan BedellTV Show
The Clock1949TV Show
Hills of Home1948Tammas MiltonMovie
Words and Music1948Richard 'Dick' RodgersMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Clark SherrellTV Show
Alias a Gentleman1948Johnny LorgenMovie
The Ford Theatre Hour1948Gavin DishartTV Show
Cass Timberlane1947Jamie WargateMovie
I'll Be Yours1947George PrescottMovie
The Beginning or the End1947Matt CochranMovie
Courage of Lassie1946Sergeant SmittyMovie
The Green Years1946Robert Shannon (as a young man)Movie
Lights Out1946TV Show
Faithful in My Fashion1946Jeff ComptonMovie
This Man's Navy1945Jess WeaverMovie
Main Street After Dark1945Radio Broadcaster (voice, uncredited)Movie
Marriage Is a Private Affair1944Bill RiceMovie
Meet Me in St. Louis1944John TruettMovie
Mrs. Parkington1944Ned TalbotMovie
The White Cliffs of Dover1944Dying American Soldier (uncredited)Movie
Two Girls and a Sailor1944Frank MillerMovie
Maisie Goes to Reno1944Sgt. William (Bill) FullertonMovie
Northern Pursuit1943Heinzmann (uncredited)Movie
Our Town1940Best Man at Wedding (uncredited)Movie
The Howards of Virginia1940James Howard at 16 (as Richard Alden)Movie
The Mortal Storm1940Student in Second Classroom Scene (uncredited)Movie
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