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Tommy Rettig

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Born Dec 10, 1941

Thomas Noel "Tommy" Rettig was an American child actor, computer software engineer, and author. Rettig is best remembered for portraying the character "Jeff Miller" in the first three seasons of CBS's Lassie television series, from 1954–1957, later seen in syndicated re-runs as Jeff's Collie.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1941 Birth Born on December 10, 1941.

TEENAGE

1954 12 Years Old Rettig is remembered for portraying the character "Jeff Miller" in the first three seasons of CBS's Lassie television series, from 1954 to 1957, later seen in syndicated re-runs as Jeff's Collie. … Read More
1958 16 Years Old On October 28, 1958, Rettig guest-starred in the episode "The Ghost" of the ABC/Warner Brothers western series, Sugarfoot, with Will Hutchins in the title role. … Read More
1959 17 Years Old 1 More Event
He graduated in 1959 from University High School in Los Angeles.

TWENTIES

1962 20 Years Old In the 1962 episode "Davy's Friends" of the syndicated western television series, Death Valley Days, narrated by Stanley Andrews, Rettig played Joel Walter Robison, a fighter for Texas independence. … Read More
1964 22 Years Old From 1964 to 1965, he co-starred with another former child actor, Tony Dow, in the ABC television soap opera for teens Never Too Young.
1965 23 Years Old He was cast as Frank in the 1965 "The Firebrand" of the NBC education drama series Mr. Novak, starring James Franciscus. … Read More

FORTIES

1991 49 Years Old Rettig made a guest appearance in an episode of the later television series The New Lassie, with Jon Provost, which aired on October 25, 1991. … Read More

FIFTIES

1996 54 Years Old Died on February 15, 1996.
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