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us: Reason, Rex, 1928-2015

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Rex George
  • Variants

    • us: Reason, Rex George, Jr., 1928-2015
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1928-11-30
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2015-11-19
    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1952
    • Activity End

        (edtf) 1963
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Berlin (Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Walnut (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universal-International (Firm)
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Acting
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Actors
      • Additonal Related Forms

        • us: Roberts, Bart, 1928-2015
      • Sources

        • found: Creature from the black lagoon, 2004: credits (Rex Reason, cast, The creature walks among us)
        • found: IMDb, September 5, 2006 (Rex Reason; b. 20 Nov. 1928 in Berlin, Germany while his family was on a business trip; older brother of actor Rhodes Reason; sometimes credited as Bart Roberts) October 22, 2014 (Rex Reason; actor; born: Rex George Reason Jr., November 30, 1928 in Berlin, Germany; a contract player at Universal-International, he allowed the studio to bill him as "Bart Roberts" in two features before he balked and insisted on going back to his own name)
        • found: Wikipedia, October 22, 2014 (Rex Reason (born November 30, 1928, Berlin, Germany); American actor; reared in Los Angeles; years active: 1952-1963; he made two pictures at Universal Studios under the name "Bart Roberts" before demanding to be able to use his own name, which actually sounds like a Hollywood screen name)
        • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Nov. 25, 2015 (in obituary published Nov. 24: Rex Reason; b. Nov. 30, 1928, Berlin; reared in Los Angeles; d. Thursday [Nov. 19, 2015], Walnut, Los Angeles County, Calif., aged 86; dashing movie star who played opposite Rita Hayworth and Clark Gable and starred in science fiction movies and two television series)
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        • 2006-09-05: new
        • 2015-11-25: revised
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