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R.L. Armstrong (1924–1978)

R.L. Armstrong was born on September 27, 1924 in Mexia, Texas, USA as Robert Lee Armstrong. He was an actor, known for Goin' South (1978), Kung Fu (1972) and Fireball 500 (1966). He died on March 10, 1978 in Burbank, California, USA. See full bio »

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Goin' South
Goin' South Farmer Standard
Kung Fu
Kung Fu Clancy Pratt / Man
Fireball 500
Fireball 500 Herman's Friend
Dimension 5
Dimension 5 Texan


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 1978 Goin' South
Farmer Standard
 1976 Slumber Party '57
 1976 The Missouri Breaks
Bob (as R. L. Armstrong)
 1975 Pistole
J.D. - Sheriff of Beechwood
 1973-1975 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Man / Clancy Pratt
- Ambush (1975) ... Man
- Alethea (1973) ... Clancy Pratt
 1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
- The Disciple (1974) ... Ransom
 1974 Doc Elliot (TV Series)
- No Place to Go (1974)
 1974 The New Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Mr. Windecker
- Balzac, Come Home (1974) ... Mr. Windecker
 1972 Ulzana's Raid
 1971 O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series)
The Talker
- Operation: Heroin (1971) ... The Talker
 1971 J W Coop
Tooter Watson
 1971 The Hard Ride
 1969 The Devil's 8
Charley (as Tex Armstrong)
 1968 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
- Fort New Madrid aka the Spanish Fort (1968) ... Thompson (as R.L. 'Tex' Armstrong)
 1968 Panic in the City
Mechanic (as Tex Armstrong)
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
- No Law Against Murder (1968) ... Gautreaux (as R.L. 'Tex' Armstrong)
 1968 The Destructors
1st Optical Co. Guard (as Tex Armstrong)
 1967 The Money Jungle
Ernie James (as Tex Armstrong)
 1967 Custer (TV Series)
2nd Goldminer
- War Lance and Saber (1967) ... 2nd Goldminer
 1966 Dimension 5
Texan (as Tex Armstrong)
 1966 Fireball 500
Herman's Friend (as Tex Armstrong)
 1966 The Black Klansman
Jenkins (as Tex Armstrong)
 1966 Swamp Country
Hysmith (as Tex Armstrong)
 1966 The Rare Breed
Barker (uncredited)
 1965 The Fugitive (TV Series)
- Scapegoat (1965) ... Curry
 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird
Man (uncredited)
 1961 Angel Baby
The Shanty Man
 1961 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Joe Taylor
- Casey and the Clowns (1961) ... Joe Taylor
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Alternate Names:

R. L. Armstrong | R.L. 'Tex' Armstrong | Tex Armstrong

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