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William Adams (II) (1887–1972)

William Adams was born on May 8, 1887 in Tiffin, Ohio, USA as William Perry Adams. He was an actor, known for Damn Yankees! (1958), Sweet Surrender (1935) and The Hustler (1961). He was married to Eleanor Wells and Eleanor Adams. He died on September 29, 1972 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1963 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
Old man in the park
- Age of Consent (1963) ... Old man in the park
 1961 The Hustler
Old Doctor (uncredited)
 1959 Odds Against Tomorrow
Bank Guard (uncredited)
 1958 Damn Yankees!
Yankees team owner
 1955 I Am a Camera
Old Doctor (uncredited)
 1945 The House on 92nd Street
Customs Officer (uncredited)
 1935 Sweet Surrender
Edgar F. Evans
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 1940 Power and the Land (Documentary short)

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Bill was a professional baseball player with the Cincinnati Red Stockings prior to his stage and film career. See more »



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