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Anthony Franciosa

Actor
Male
Born Oct 25, 1928
Hometown New York City, Ne...
Died Jan 19, 2006
Death Place Los Angeles, Cali...
Other Names Papaleo, Anthony ...

Anthony Franciosa was an American film, TV, and stage actor, usually billed as Tony Franciosa during the height of his career. He made several feature films, including Career (1959) for which he won the Golden Globe for Best Actor/Drama.

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CHILDHOOD

1928 Birth Born on October 25, 1928.

TEENAGE

1948 19 Years Old In 1948 he joined the Cherry Lane Theatre Group off Broadway (at the same time as actress Beatrice Arthur). … Read More

TWENTIES

1957 28 Years Old 1 More Event
When he reprised his role in the film version in 1957, he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. … Read More

THIRTIES

1963 34 Years Old He guest-starred in the television series The Greatest Show on Earth, Jack Palance's circus drama, which aired on ABC from 1963–1964. … Read More

FIFTIES

1985 56 Years Old Franciosa also made notable guest star appearances as a villain in the Western series The Virginian (episode: "Holocaust" aka "The Shiloh Years") and later The Men from Shiloh, plus was star of the Theatre of Stars episode "A Case of Armed Robbery" convincingly playing a man with feelings of alienation from a society driven to crime.In the 1985 revival of 'The Twilight Zone' he appeared in the third season episode; 'Crazy as a soup sandwich' playing a gangster who is revealed to be the ultimate demon. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1992 63 Years Old Tony Franciosa is mentioned in the 1992 Tom Waits song "Goin' Out West." … Read More
2006 77 Years Old On January 19, 2006, Anthony Franciosa died at age 77 at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California after suffering a massive stroke. … Read More
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