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Eric Fleming (I) (1925–1966)


At the age of eight, Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer. Fleming joined the Merchant Marine, and then he served in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific in WW II, where he ... See full bio »

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 1967 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series)
 1966 Bonanza (TV Series)
Heber Clauson / Wes Dunn
- The Pursued: Part 2 (1966) ... Heber Clauson
- The Pursued: Part 1 (1966) ... Heber Clauson
- Peace Officer (1966) ... Wes Dunn
 1959-1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Gil Favor
- El Hombre Bravo (1965) ... Gil Favor
- The Calf Women (1965) ... Gil Favor (credit only)
- Mrs. Harmon (1965) ... Gil Favor
 1959 Curse of the Undead
Preacher Dan Young
 1958 Flight (TV Series)
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Jace Farrow
- The Strong Man (1958) ... Jace Farrow
 1957 Suspicion (TV Series)
- Heartbeat (1957)
 1956 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Private Mike McLusty / USN Recruiting Chief / Rory Mundane
- The Face on the Recruiting Poster (1956) ... Private Mike McLusty
- The Recruiting Sergeant (1956) ... USN Recruiting Chief (uncredited)
- Hollywood (1956) ... Rory Mundane (uncredited)
 1956 Fright
Dr. James Hamilton
 1955 Conquest of Space
Capt. Barney Merritt
 1955 Secret File, U.S.A. (TV Series)
German Sgt. - Car 775
- Mission Rhino (1955) ... German Sgt. - Car 775
 1953 To My Valentine (TV Movie)
 1953 The General's Bible (TV Movie)
 1952 Joan of Arc (TV Movie)
 1952 Cameo Theatre (TV Series)
- Dark of the Moon (1952)
 1951 Major Dell Conway of the Flying Tigers (TV Series)
Major Dell Conway (April and May, 1951)
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Starred in the live DuMont TV network series Major Dell Conway of the Flying Tigers (1951). After a summer hiatus, the program changed networks and he was replaced. See more »

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Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

[Citizen-News/Los Angeles, March 1, 1962] Most cattle today are like one large fillet. They are too pampered to appear on Rawhide (1959).

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Drowned while filming a TV scene in Peru at age 41. See more »

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Cancer

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