William Bendix

William Bendix
1906 - 1964

William Bendix  American Actor


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William Bendix was previously married to Theresa Stefanotti (1927 - 1964).

William Bendix had an encounter with Joan Carroll.


American Actor William Bendix was born on 14th January, 1906 in Manhattan, NYC, NY, USA and passed away on 14th Dec 1964 Los Angeles, CA, USA aged 58. He is most remembered for The Life of Riley, The Babe Ruth Story. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

William Bendix is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Republicans.


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Married1 38 years, 2 months - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total2 38 years, 2 months 19 years, 1 month -


First Name William
Last Name Bendix
Full Name at Birth William Bendix
Alternative Name Bill
Age 58 (age at death) years
Birthday 14th January, 1906
Birthplace Manhattan, NYC, NY, USA
Died 14th December, 1964
Place of Death Los Angeles, CA, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Buried San Fernando Mission Cemetery, Mission Hills, Los Angeles
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Large
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Townsend Harris High School
Occupation Text Film, radio, television actor, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Life of Riley, The Babe Ruth Story
Year(s) Active 1936–64, 1936–1964
Brand Endorsement Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer (Magazine Advertisement) [1954]
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/memorial/80, www.nndb.com/people/727/000031634/
Father Oscar Bendix
Mother Hilda Carnell
Family Member Lorraine Bendix (daughter), Stephanie Bendix 9daughter)

William Bendix (January 14, 1906 – December 14, 1964) was an American film, radio, and television actor, who typically played rough, blue-collar characters. He is best remembered in films for the title role in The Babe Ruth Story. He also portrayed the clumsily earnest aircraft plant worker Chester A. Riley in both the radio and television versions of The Life of Riley. He received an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor for Wake Island (1942).

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William Bendix58 CapricornActor
Theresa Stefanotti76 Libra
Joan Carroll84 CapricornActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
StephanieFemaleTheresa Stefanotti
LorraineFemale192992 years oldTheresa Stefanotti


Young Fury1965Joe the BlacksmithMovie
Law of the Lawless1964Sheriff Ed TannerMovie
For Love or Money1963Joe FogelMovie
Burke's Law1963Fred Hopke, Harrison WeemsTV Show
The Young and the Brave1963Sgt. Peter L. Kane (Escaped POW)Movie
Rockabye the Infantry1963Sergeant MahoneyTV Movie
Boys' Night Out1962SlatteryMovie
Follow the Sun1961Sergeant Major KolchakTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961George Lane, Guts FinneyTV Show
Johnny Nobody1961James Ronald MulcahyMovie
The Phony American1961Sergeant Harrigan, USAFMovie
Overland Trail1960Fred KellyTV Show
Idol on Parade1959Sgt. LushMovie
Riverboat1959Vance MuldoonTV Show
The Untouchables1959Wally LegenzaTV Show
Portrait of a Sinner1959Reg BarkerMovie
The Ransom of Red Chief1959Bill DriscollTV Movie
The Deep Six1958'Frenchy' ShapiroMovie
Mister Ed1958Bill ParkerTV Show
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1958Peter JensonTV Show
Decision1958Joe RedmanTV Show
Wagon Train1957Capt. Matthew CobbTV Show
Battle Stations1956Buck FitzpatrickMovie
Playhouse 901956WalesTV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955Captain Bill RyanTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955Joe RedmanTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Captain George DevlinTV Show
Crashout1955Van Morgan DuffMovie
Dangerous Mission1954Joe ParkerMovie
G.E. True Theater1953George HarrisTV Show
The Life of Riley1953Chester A. Riley, Chester RileyTV Show
A Girl in Every Port1952Timothy Aloysius 'Tim' DunnovanMovie
Blackbeard, the Pirate1952Ben WorleyMovie
Macao1952Lawrence C. TrumbleMovie
The Ford Television Theatre1952Carl Ledbetter, Mack PomeroyTV Show
Detective Story1951Det. Lou BrodyMovie
Submarine Command1951CPO BoyerMovie
Goodyear Playhouse1951Tom DouglasTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951Bull Mitchell, USAF Crew ChiefTV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951Tolliver - tough baseball umpireTV Show
Kill the Umpire1950Bill 'Two Call' JohnsonMovie
All Star Revue1950Guest ActorTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Larry Beat, Window WasherTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950Mr. Minihan - an unlucky manTV Show
Gambling House1950Joe FarrowMovie
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court1949Sir SagramoreMovie
Johnny Holiday1949Sgt. WalkerMovie
Streets of Laredo1949Reuben 'Wahoo' JonesMovie
The Big Steal1949Capt. Vincent BlakeMovie
The Life of Riley1949Chester A. RileyMovie
Fireside Theatre1949Edward Carney, Sergeant SullivanTV Show
Cover Up1949Sheriff Larry BestMovie
The Babe Ruth Story1948George Herman 'Babe' RuthMovie
The Time of Your Life1948Nick (Saloon Owner Who Loves Horses)Movie
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948Genteman SuitorTV Show
Race Street1948RunsonMovie
10,000 Kids and a Cop1948Neighborhood PolicemanShort Film
Blaze of Noon1947Porkie ScottMovie
Calcutta1947Pedro BlakeMovie
I'll Be Yours1947WechsbergMovie
The Web1947Lt. DamicoMovie
Variety Girl1947William BendixMovie
Where There's Life1947Victor O'BrienMovie
Sentimental Journey1946Donnelly - Uncle DonMovie
The Blue Dahlia1946Buzz WanchekMovie
The Dark Corner1946Stauffer aka Fred FossMovie
Two Years Before the Mast1946First Mate AmazeenMovie
Lights Out1946TV Show
The Swindlers1946Larry LundieMovie
A Bell for Adano1945Sgt. BorthMovie
Duffy's Tavern1945William BendixMovie
It's in the Bag!1945William BendixMovie
Don Juan Quilligan1945Patrick Michael 'Don Juan' QuilliganMovie
Greenwich Village1944Danny O'MaraMovie
Lifeboat1944Gus SmithMovie
The Hairy Ape1944Hank SmithMovie
Abroad with Two Yanks1944Biff KoraskiMovie
Skirmish on the Home Front1944Herb MillerShort Film
China1943Johnny SparrowMovie
Guadalcanal Diary1943Cpl. Taxi PottsMovie
Hostages1943Underground Leader Karol Vokosch a.k.a. JanoshikMovie
Taxi, Mister1943Tim McGuerinMovie
The Crystal Ball1943Biff CarterMovie
Star Spangled Rhythm1942Herman the Husband in Bob Hope SkitMovie
The Glass Key1942JeffMovie
Wake Island1942Pvt. Aloysius K. 'Smacksie' RandallMovie
Who Done It? (1942 film)1942Detective BranniganMovie
Woman of the Year1942'Pinkie' PetersMovie
Brooklyn Orchid1942Timothy 'Tim' McGuerinMovie
Two Mugs from Brooklyn1942Timothy 'Tim' McGuerinMovie
They Drive by Night1940Truck Driver Watching Pinball Game (uncredited)Movie
TV de VanguardaTV Show
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