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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 30 August 1938Klamath Falls, Oregon, USA
Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Don Pedro Colley was born in Klamath Falls, Oregon, to Muriel and Pete Colley. His father played piano, and his mother was active in politics in the area. Don Pedro attended Klamath Union High School. He was active in athletics, playing football, and especially enjoying track and field. He also tried out for the 1960 Olympics in discus, placing 6th. Don Pedro attended University of Oregon, studying architecture.

He became interested in acting by accident, after joining some friends for a play rehearsal. He is probably best known for his roles of Gideon in the series, Daniel Boone, in the Beneath the Planet of the Apes film as Ongaro, and as "Sheriff Little" in the TV series, "Dukes of Hazard".

Don Pedro has a daughter; Kira Zuleka Zadow-Colley. He remains very active, though semi-retired, and makes guest appearances at conventions worldwide.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Trivia (3)

Profiled in "Names You Never Remember, With Faces You Never Forget" by Justin Humphreys (BearManor Media).
He was a guest at the 2012 Memphis Film Festival's "A Gathering of Guns 4: A TV Western Reunion" at the Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
Living in an semi-mountainous area near Klamath Falls, Oregon. [November 2002]

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