(1939) Stage: Appeared (as "Officer Krupp") in "The Time of Your Life" on Broadway
. Comedy. Written / directed (w/Eddie Dowling
) by William Saroyan
. Scenic Design by Watson Barratt. Booth Theatre: 25 Oct 1939-6 Apr 1940 (185 performances). Cast: Edward Andrews
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
I've had a long, varied, pleasant, eventful career. I don't hate anybody and I don't have any bitter thoughts. I started out without any advantages, but I've been lucky and successful and I've had fun.
In the summer of 1961 the residents of Aurora East, Ohio, voted to name the town park after their favorite television performer, William Bendix. He made a personal appearance to dedicate "William Bendix Park".