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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 11 February 1925New York City, New York, USA
Date of Death 15 July 1995New York City, New York, USA  (kidney failure)
Birth NameHugh Lincoln Hurd

Mini Bio (1)

Hugh Hurd was born on February 11, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA as Hugh Lincoln Hurd. He was an actor, known for Shadows (1959), A Woman Under the Influence (1974) and For Love of Ivy (1968). He was married to Dr. Merlyn Purdy. He died on July 15, 1995 in New York City.

Spouse (2)

Dr. Merlyn Purdy (1960 - 15 July 1995) (his death) (3 children)
? (? - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (3)

Father of Michelle Hurd and Adrienne Hurd.
Was very active in the civil rights movement. With Godfrey Cambridge, co-founded and headed the Committee for the Employment of Negro Performers in 1962.
Father-in-law of Garret Dillahunt.

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