Robert Lowery

Born Oct 17, 1913

Robert Lowery was an American motion picture, television, and stage actor who appeared in over seventy films.

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1913 Birth Born on October 17, 1913.


1935 21 Years Old After the death of his father in 1935, he traveled to Hollywood with his mother and their housekeeper, and enrolled in the Lila Bliss acting school before being signed by Twentieth Century Fox in 1937. … Read More


1949 35 Years Old He became the second actor to play DC Comics' Batman (succeeding Lewis Wilson), starring in a 1949's Batman and Robin serial. … Read More


1956 42 Years Old In 1956, he guest starred in "The Deadly Rock," an episode of The Adventures of Superman (which was the first time a Batman actor shared screen time with a Superman actor, although Lowery and Reeves had appeared together in their pre-superhero days in the 1942 WWII anti-VD propaganda film, Sex Hygiene.) Lowery also had guest roles on Perry Mason, featured as murder victim Amos Bryant in "The Case of the Roving River," Playhouse 90 ("The Helen Morgan Story"), Cowboy G-Men, Maverick, Tales of Wells Fargo, Rawhide, 77 Sunset Strip, Hawaiian Eye, and Pistols 'n' Petticoats.


1967 53 Years Old He made his last onscreen appearance in the 1967 comedy/Western film The Ballad of Josie, opposite Doris Day and Peter Graves. … Read More
1971 58 Years Old Lowery died of heart failure at the age of 58 in his Los Angeles, California apartment on December 26, 1971.
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