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Rufus Harley (1936–2006)

Rufus Harley was born on May 20, 1936 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. He was an actor and composer, known for Pipes of Peace (2008), You're a Big Boy Now (1966) and Eddie and the Cruisers (1983). He was married to Barbara Jean Jones. He died on August 1, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Pipes of Peace
Pipes of Peace Composer
You're a Big Boy Now
You're a Big Boy Now Barbara's Stage Play Crew
Eddie and the Cruisers
Eddie and the Cruisers Wendell's Replacement #2


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 2008 Pipes of Peace (Documentary)
 2006 Who Is Rufus Harley: An Hour of Television and Documentary Footage (Video)
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 1969 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.15 (1969) ... Himself
 1966 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
- Episode dated 24 October 1966 (1966) ... Contestant
 1965 To Tell the Truth (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 22 March 1965 (1965) ... Himself - Contestant

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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Lived most much of his life in the Germantown neighborhood of Northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. See more »


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"Pied Piper of Jazz"

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