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Robert Gordon (I) (1913–1990)

Robert Gordon was born on August 21, 1913 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and actor, known for It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955), The Joe Louis Story (1953) and The Gatling Gun (1971). He died on December 1, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Joe Louis Story
The Gatling Gun
The Gatling Gun Director


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 1963 Black Zoo
 1962-1963 The Real McCoys (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1961-1962 King of Diamonds (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Swindler (1962)
- The Magic Act (1962)
- Diamond Dust (1961)
 1961 Bonanza (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dark Gate (1961)
 1959-1960 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Amnesty (1960)
 1959 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 The Alaskans (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Big Deal (1959)
- Petticoat Crew (1959)
 1959 Maverick (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Full House (1959)
 1959 The Texan (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Man Hater (1959)
- Reunion (1959)
- Caballero (1959)
- Private Account (1959)
 1959 Bold Venture (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Ewell Log (1959)
 1957 Damn Citizen
 1955-1956 My Friend Flicka (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Lost River (1956)
- Wind from Heaven (1956)
- The Settler (1956)
- Night Rider (1956)
- The Wild Horse (1955)
 1952 The Big Story (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1948 Thunder in the Pines (as Robert Edwards)
 1948 Black Eagle
 1947 Blind Spot
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Alternate Names:

Bobbie | Robert Edwards | Bobby Gordon


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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He and Allison Hayes (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958)) were quite an item around Hollywood in the early 1960s. They had a lot of dinners at The Sportsman's Lodge. Hayes wanted to marry Gordon (who was a couple of inches shorter than she was), but he was reluctant to divorce his wife.

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