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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 23 October 1933Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Date of Death 14 May 2001Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA  (complications from emphysema)
Birth NamePeter Atwill Griffith

Mini Bio (1)

Peter Griffith was born on October 23, 1933 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Peter Atwill Griffith. He was an actor, known for Halloween (1978). He was married to Debra Meyer Boyd, Nanita Greene Samuels and Tippi Hedren. He died on May 14, 2001 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

Spouse (3)

Debra Meyer Boyd (2000 - 14 May 2001) (his death)
Nanita Greene Samuels (1965 - ?) (divorced) (2 children)
Tippi Hedren (1952 - 1961) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (6)

Father of actress Melanie Griffith by first wife actress Tippi Hedren, and father of actress Tracy Griffith and production designer Clay A. Griffith by second wife, actress Nanita Greene Samuels.
Grandfather of Alexander Bauer, Dakota Johnson, and Stella Banderas.
Father-in-law of Antonio Banderas and Heather Griffith.
Former father-in-law of Don Johnson and Steven Bauer.
Was age 18 when he married Tippi Hedren, who was age 22.
His parents were Elmer and Hilda. He also had a younger sister named Sally.

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