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Frankie Gaye (I) (1941–2001)

Frankie Gaye was born on November 15, 1941 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was an actor and composer, known for Penitentiary (1979), Don't Forget the Motorcity (2008) and Ebony/Jet Showcase (1982). He was married to Irene Duncan Gaye and Judy Gaye. He died on December 28, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Penitentiary
Penitentiary Composer
(1979)
Ebony/Jet Showcase
(1987)

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 1979 Penitentiary
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 1987 Ebony/Jet Showcase (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 18 September 1987 (1987) ... Himself
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Gaye was a radio operator stationed in Vietnam in the 1960s when he wrote letters to his brother expressing his dissatisfaction with the war. His experiences influenced several songs on his brother's 1971 album, including 'Save The Children', 'Inner City Blues' and 'Mercy Mercy Me'. See more »

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