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Everett Dirksen (1896–1969)

Everett Dirksen was born on January 4, 1896 in Pekin, Illinois, USA as Everett McKinley Dirksen. He was an actor, known for The Best on Record (1968), Here, I Grew Up (1968) and The Monitors (1969). He died on September 7, 1969 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Best on Record
Here, I Grew Up
Here, I Grew Up Himself - Narrator
The Monitors
The Monitors Man in Monitors Commercial


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 1969 The Monitors
Man in Monitors Commercial (as Senator Everett Dirksen)
 1967-1968 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
U.S. Senator / Narrator / US Senator / ...
- A Christmas Story: 1777 (1968) ... U.S. Senator / Narrator
- Episode #16.29 (1967) ... US Senator / Guest
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U.S. senator who, in 1967, became the first to record an album while serving in the Senate. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Senator Everett M. Dirksen | Senator Everett Dirksen | Senator Everett Dirksen of Illinois

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A billion here, a billion there; pretty soon we'll be talking about real money!


U.S. senator from Illinois (1951-1969). See more »


"The Wizard of Ooze"

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