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Date of Birth 2 February 1903Mound City, Missouri, USA
Date of Death 13 May 1967Hollywood, California, USA  (heart attack)
Birth NameBenjamin Franklin McGrath
Nickname Frankie
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Frank McGrath was born on February 2, 1903 in Mound City, Missouri, USA as Benjamin Franklin McGrath. He is known for his work on Wagon Train (1957), The Reluctant Astronaut (1967) and The War Wagon (1967). He died on May 13, 1967 in Hollywood, California, USA.

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Bearded American character actor and stunt man, a former rodeo performer. He often appeared in westerns as comic relief and achieved his greatest fame as the irascible trail cook Charlie Wooster on TV's Wagon Train (1957). He was well known for having a fondness for liquor and for starting (but not finishing) brawls.

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