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John Lund (I) (1911–1992)


One of six children born to an immigrant Norwegian glassblower, John Lund had a somewhat unsettled childhood, dropping out of school at the age of 14. For a while, he tried his hand at several part-time jobs, but never stayed long. He then devised various entrepreneurial ways to generate an income, including a quit smoking program (a fairly novel ... See full bio »

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 1960 The Wackiest Ship in the Army
Lt. Cmdr. Wilbur F. Vandewater
 1957 Affair in Reno
Bill Carter
 1956 Dakota Incident
John Carter (aka Hamilton)
 1956 Battle Stations
Father Joseph McIntyre
 1955 Chief Crazy Horse
Major Twist
 1955 Five Guns West
Govern Sturges
 1955 White Feather
Col. Lindsay
 1953 Latin Lovers
Paul Chevron
 1953 Woman They Almost Lynched
Lance Horton
 1952 Just Across the Street
Fred Newcombe
 1952 Bronco Buster
Tom Moody
 1952 The Battle at Apache Pass
Maj. Jim Colton
 1952 Steel Town
Steve Kostane
 1950 Duchess of Idaho
Douglas J. Morrison Jr.
 1950 No Man of Her Own
Bill Harkness
 1948 Miss Tatlock's Millions
Tim Burke posing as Schuyler Tatlock
 1948 Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Elliott Carson
 1948 A Foreign Affair
Captain John Pringle
 1947 Variety Girl
John Lund
 1947 The Perils of Pauline
Michael Farrington
 1946 To Each His Own
Captain Bart Cosgrove / Gregory Pierson
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Stage Play: New Faces of 1943. Musical revue. Book by John Lund. Lyrics by John Lund. Music by Lee Wainer. Additional lyrics by June Carroll and J.B. Rosenberg. Additional sketches by June Carroll and J.B. Rosenberg. Orchestra directed by Lee Wainer [final Broadway credit]. Music orchestrated by Archey Bleyer, Frank Marks and Cornell ... See more »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Ideally I'd like to gravitate between the stage and screen, as Freddie March [Fredric March] does. That's because I think I am more of a character actor than the great, big hero type. I feel as though I am sailing under false colors. See more »

Trivia:

An advertising man in New York City at the time, he was asked by a friend to appear in an industrial show during the 1939 World's Fair. He got hooked and two years later was appearing on Broadway in "As You Like It". See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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