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Roger Patterson (II) (1933–1972)

Roger Patterson was no ordinary filmmaker, he managed to film a shaky 60 second film of a 'Bigfoot' - the creature that the Native Americans call Sasquatch. Patterson was a well respected rodeo rider. During the 1960s he developed an interest in the Bigfoot an unknown creature seen for years in California, Orgeon and Washington, writing a small ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 38)

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Known For

Patterson-Gimlin Film
(1967)
Bigfoot: Man or Beast?
(1972)
The Joey Bishop Show
(1967)
The Merv Griffin Show
(1968)

Filmography

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 1967 Patterson-Gimlin Film (Documentary short)
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 1967 Patterson-Gimlin Film (Documentary short)
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 2013 Willow Creek (dedicatee)
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 1972 Bigfoot: Man or Beast? (Documentary)
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 1968 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #5.122 (1968) ... Himself
 1967 Patterson-Gimlin Film (Documentary short)
Narrator (voice)
 1967 The Joey Bishop Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #2.28 (1967) ... Himself
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 1998 The World's Greatest Hoaxes: Secrets Finally Revealed (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1975 The Mysterious Monsters (Documentary)
Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Author of book 'Do Abominable Snowmen of America Really Exist?'.

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Trivia:

His wife Patricia Patterson owns the motion picture, video, and CD-ROM rights for Patterson-Gimlin Film (1967). See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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