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Bill Mumy

Actor + Musician + Pitchman + Instrumentalist + Voice-over Artist
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Born Feb 1, 1954

Charles William "Bill" Mumy, Jr. is an American actor, musician, pitchman, instrumentalist, voice-over artist and a figure in the science-fiction community. He is perhaps best known for his work as a child actor in film and television throughout the 1960s, then credited as Billy Mumy. The red-headed Mumy came to prominence in the 1960s as a child actor, most notably as Will Robinson, the youngest of the three children of Prof. John and Dr.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1954 Birth Born on February 1, 1954.
1963 9 Years Old In 1963, at the age of eight, he appeared in Jack Palance's ABC circus drama The Greatest Show on Earth.
1964 10 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1964, he appeared as Richard Kimble's nephew in ABC's The Fugitive in the 15th episode entitled "Home Is The Hunted"; as Barry in the NBC medical drama The Eleventh Hour, episode "Sunday Father"; as himself three times in the ABC sitcom The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet; in the Disney film For the Love of Willadena; and as a troubled orphan taken home with Darrin and Samantha Stephens in Bewitched episode "A Vision of Sugarplums" (December 1964).

TEENAGE

1965 11 Years Old Also in 1965, he guest starred on an episode of "I Dream of Jeannie" (Whatever Became Of Baby Custer?), as a neighborhood kid, who witnesses Jeannie's magic.
1973 19 Years Old In 1973 he played a musician friend of Cliff DeYoung in the TV movie Sunshine, and later reprised the role in Sunshine Christmas.

TWENTIES

1974 20 Years Old In 1974 he played Nick Butler in the pilot episode of The Rockford Files. … Read More

FORTIES

1996 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1996, he was a writer and co-creator of the show Space Cases, a Nickelodeon television show with themes similar to Lost in Space. … Read More
1998 44 Years Old Mumy worked again with Harris on the 1998 retrospective special Lost In Space: Forever, where they reprised their roles in a scene written by Mumy (with Harris re-writing his lines). … Read More

FIFTIES

2010 56 Years Old According to a 2010 interview on Blog Talk Radios, Lessons Learned, Rick Tocquigny, when asked if Mumy was a Jonathan Harris fan, before Mumy's first meeting with Harris on Lost in Space, he said at age 5, he was too young to watch his mentor's show The Third Man which was probably late at night, but was old enough to watch The Bill Dana Show (which also starred Harris's real-life best friend Don Adams). … Read More
2012 58 Years Old …  In 2012 he released a Byrds-tribute song, "When Roger Was Jim".
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