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Martin Balsam

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Born Nov 4, 1919
Hometown The Bronx
Died Feb 13, 1996
Death Place Rome, Italy
Alma Mater DeWitt Clinton Hi...
Other Names Balsam, Martin Henry

Martin Henry Balsam was an American actor. He is known for his Oscar-winning role as "Arnold Burns" in A Thousand Clowns and his role as "Detective Milton Arbogast" in Psycho.

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CHILDHOOD

1919 Birth Born on November 4, 1919.

TWENTIES

1941 21 Years Old Martin Balsam made his professional debut in August 1941 in a production of The Play's the Thing in Locust Valley.
1947 27 Years Old In 1947, he was selected by Elia Kazan and Lee Strasberg to be a player in the Actors Studio television program. … Read More

THIRTIES

1952 32 Years Old In 1952, Balsam married his first wife, actress Pearl Somner. … Read More

FORTIES

1963 43 Years Old He married his third wife, Irene Miller, in 1963. They divorced in 1987 and had two children, Adam and Zoe. … Read More
1965 45 Years Old In 1965, he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Arnold Burns in A Thousand Clowns.
1967 47 Years Old In 1967, he won a Tony Award for his appearance in the 1967 Broadway production of You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running. Balsam played Washington Post editor Howard Simons in the 1976 blockbuster All the President's Men. … Read More

FIFTIES

1973 53 Years Old In 1973, he played Dr. Rudy Wells when the Martin Caidin novel Cyborg was adapted as the TV-movie, The Six Million Dollar Man, though he did not reprise the role for the subsequent weekly series.
1976 56 Years Old He appeared as a spokesman/hostage in the 1976 TV movie Raid on Entebbe and as a detective in the 1977 TV movie Contract on Cherry Street. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1996 76 Years Old Died on February 13, 1996.
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