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John Bromfield

Actor and Commercial Fisherman
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Born Jun 11, 1922

John Bromfield (June 11, 1922 – September 19, 2005) was an American film and television actor. Bromfield was born in South Bend, Indiana. He played football and was a boxing champion in college. He served in the United States Navy. In 1948, he twice harpooned a whale in the documentary film Harpoon. In 1948, he was cast as a detective in the film Sorry, Wrong Number, starring Burt Lancaster and Barbara Stanwyck for Columbia Pictures.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1922 Birth Born on June 11, 1922.

TWENTIES

1948 26 Years Old Farron Bromfield was born in South Bend, Indiana. He played football and was a boxing champion in college. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. In 1948, he twice harpooned a whale in the film Harpoon. … Read More

THIRTIES

1953 31 Years Old In 1953, Bromfield appeared with Esther Williams, Van Johnson and Tony Martin in the film Easy to Love. … Read More
1955 33 Years Old He also starred in horror films, including the 1955 3D production Revenge of the Creature, one of the Creature from the Black Lagoon sequels.
1956 34 Years Old In 1956, Bromfield was cast as law enforcement officer Frank Morgan in the syndicated western-themed crime drama series Sheriff of Cochise, later retitled by studio boss Desi Arnaz, Sr. as U.S. Marshal. … Read More
1960 38 Years Old In 1960, Bromfield retired from acting to produce sports shows and work as a commercial fisherman off Newport Beach, California. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2005 83 Years Old Died on September 19, 2005.
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