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Arthur Peterson (I) (1912–1996)


Arthur Peterson was born on November 18, 1912 in Mandan, North Dakota, USA as Arthur Peterson Jr. He was an actor, known for Soap (1977), Targets (1968) and Yours, Mine and Ours (1968). He was married to Norma Ransome. He died on October 31, 1996 in Pasadena, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1983 Father Murphy (TV Series)
Pap
- The Rockets' Red Glare (1983) ... Pap
 1983 Teachers Only (TV Series)
Canooti
- Take the Money and Run (1983) ... Canooti
 1982 CBS Afternoon Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Steinmetz
- Just Pals (1982) ... Mr. Steinmetz
 1982 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Theodore Kelly
- Candy Doctor (1982) ... Theodore Kelly
 1977-1981 Soap (TV Series)
The Major
- Episode #4.16 (1981) ... The Major
- Episode #4.9 (1981) ... The Major
- Episode #4.6 (1980) ... The Major
- Episode #4.5 (1980) ... The Major
- Episode #4.4 (1980) ... The Major
 1977 Rollercoaster
Owner #4
 1977 The Spell (TV Movie)
Ross
 1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Old Man Jensen
- The Mystery of Pirate's Cove (1977) ... Old Man Jensen
 1976 Barney Miller (TV Series)
Dr. Freedman
- Quarantine: Part 1 (1976) ... Dr. Freedman
 1976 The Rear Guard (TV Movie)
Mr. Muldoon
 1976 Joe Forrester (TV Series)
 1975 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Henny Wilson
- Savage Sunday (1975) ... Henny Wilson
 1975 At Long Last Love
George (Nightclub)
 1969-1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Watchman / Dubie Newton
- Child of Silence (1974) ... Watchman
- Echo of a Baby's Laugh (1969) ... Dubie Newton
 1973 Maude (TV Series)
Man
- Music Hath Charms (1973) ... Man
 1973 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Elwood Thompson
- Training Division: The Rookie (1973) ... Elwood Thompson
 1973 The New Perry Mason (TV Series)
Joe
- The Case of the Wistful Widower (1973) ... Joe (uncredited)
 1962-1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Martin / Harold Donavan - Bank President / Lloyd Walsh / ...
- The Twenty-Sixth Grave (1972) ... Martin
- The Luck of Pepper Shannon (1970) ... Harold Donavan - Bank President
- Long Way to Ogden (1970) ... Lloyd Walsh
- The Clarion (1969) ... Dr. Adams
- In Defense of Honor (1968) ... Judge Nelson
 1972 The Waltons (TV Series)
Homer Ferguson
 1972 The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid
Jefferson Jones
 1972 Adventures of Nick Carter (TV Movie)
Coroner
 1967-1970 Green Acres (TV Series)
Doctor Stoddard / Doctor Stuart
- The Beeping Rock (1970) ... Doctor Stoddard
- Who's Lisa? (1967) ... Doctor Stuart
 1970 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
Jeweler
- Emmett and the Ring (1970) ... Jeweler
 1960-1969 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Judge Brooker / Drunk / Banker / ...
- Roots of Fear (1969) ... Judge Brooker
- Champion of the World (1966) ... Drunk
- The Raid: Part 1 (1966) ... Banker
- Hung High (1964) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- Old Man (1964) ... Doctor (as Arthur Peterson Jr.)
 1968-1969 Mannix (TV Series)
Mr. Phillips / Judge / Prison Official
- Memory: Zero (1969) ... Mr. Phillips
- Fear I to Fall (1968) ... Judge
- End of the Rainbow (1968) ... Prison Official
 1969 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Judge
- Willie Poor Boy (1969) ... Judge
 1969 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Helm
- Doomsday (1969) ... Helm
 1968 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
Mr. Goodbody
- Hit and Write (1968) ... Mr. Goodbody
 1968 The Young Animals
Principal Wilson
 1968 Targets
Ed Loughlin
 1968 Yours, Mine and Ours
Priest
 1967 The Second Hundred Years (TV Series)
Grandfather / Judge
- Luke's First Christmas (1967) ... Grandfather
- Just Pay the Two Dollars (1967) ... Judge
 1967 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
Tregoff
- To Love and Stand Mute (1967) ... Tregoff
 1967 Felony Squad (TV Series)
Man in Bathrobe
- Ordeal by Terror (1967) ... Man in Bathrobe
 1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
Dr. Lipsky
- Cry Hard, Cry Fast: Part 1 (1967) ... Dr. Lipsky
 1967 The Guns of Will Sonnett (TV Series)
Stevens
- Meeting at Devil's Fork (1967) ... Stevens
 1965-1967 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Judge / Abner Cox
- Along Came Mariana (1967) ... Judge
- Birthright (1965) ... Abner Cox
 1967 Love on a Rooftop (TV Series)
Uncle Jack
- Who Was That Husband I Saw You With? (1967) ... Uncle Jack
 1967 Iron Horse (TV Series)
Rev. Sparrow
- Volcano Wagon (1967) ... Rev. Sparrow
 1965-1966 Bewitched (TV Series)
Mr. Martin / Albert Harding
- Soapbox Derby (1966) ... Mr. Martin
- We're in for a Bad Spell (1965) ... Albert Harding
 1966 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
General Brill
- My Master, the Great Caruso (1966) ... General Brill
 1966 Shane (TV Series)
Codger
- High Road in Viator (1966) ... Codger
 1965 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Series)
Minister
- Sleeping Beauty Revisited (1965) ... Minister
 1965 Gilligan's Island (TV Series)
Bancroft
- Smile, You're on Mars Camera (1965) ... Bancroft
 1965 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Swenson
- Palms of Glory (1965) ... Swenson
 1965 My Favorite Martian (TV Series)
Doctor
- Stop, or I'll Steam (1965) ... Doctor
 1965 Branded (TV Series)
Harkness
- Rules of the Game (1965) ... Harkness
 1965 Hazel (TV Series)
Salvation Army Leader
- Bonnie Boy (1965) ... Salvation Army Leader
 1964 Slattery's People (TV Series)
Representative Joe Anderson
- Question: Is Laura the Name of the Game? (1964) ... Representative Joe Anderson
 1964 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Official
- Hot Line (1964) ... Official (uncredited)
 1964 Invitation to a Gunfighter
Schoop (uncredited)
 1964 One Man's Way
Instructor (as Arthur Peterson Jr.)
 1960-1963 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Doctor McBurney / Sorrell
- The Case of the Badgered Brother (1963) ... Doctor McBurney
- The Case of the Irate Inventor (1960) ... Sorrell
 1963 Going My Way (TV Series)
Dr. Webb
- One Small Unhappy Family (1963) ... Dr. Webb
 1963 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series)
Judge Cavanaugh
- Why Am I Grown So Cold? (1963) ... Judge Cavanaugh
 1963 Ripcord (TV Series)
Doc
- The Proud Little Man (1963) ... Doc
 1960-1962 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Albert Lane / Minister / Pharmasist Informing Bardo
- Doublecross (1962) ... Albert Lane
- Elegy (1962) ... Minister (uncredited)
- A Seat on the Fence (1960) ... Pharmasist Informing Bardo (uncredited)
 1962 Dennis the Menace (TV Series)
Mr. Gordon / Judge McConnell
- San Diego Safari (1962) ... Mr. Gordon (as Arthur Peterson Jr.)
- The Little Judge (1962) ... Judge McConnell (uncredited)
 1962 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Mayberry
- The Dream Merchant (1962) ... Mayberry
 1962 Outlaws (TV Series)
Sam Bradley
- A Bit of Glory (1962) ... Sam Bradley
 1960-1961 The Rebel (TV Series)
Sheriff / Doc Jons
- The Executioner (1961) ... Sheriff (as Arthur Peterson Jr.)
- Berserk (1960) ... Doc Jons (as Arthur Peterson Jr.)
 1961 Return to Peyton Place
Selectman Seth (uncredited)
 1961 Peter Loves Mary (TV Series)
- Doc Bailey Day (1961)
 1960 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Sheriff
- The Fever (1960) ... Sheriff
 1959 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Dr. Platt
- The Counselor (1959) ... Dr. Platt
 1959 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Customer
- The Girls at Mom's Place (1959) ... Customer
 1955 Hawkins Falls: A Television Novel (TV Series)
Andy Anderson
- Episode dated 4 April 1955 (1955) ... Andy Anderson
- Episode dated 1 April 1955 (1955) ... Andy Anderson
- Episode dated 31 March 1955 (1955) ... Andy Anderson
 1949 The Crisis (TV Series)
The Director (October 1949)
 1949 That's O'Toole (TV Series)
Tinker O'Toole
 1948 Call Northside 777
Keeler's Polygraph Assistant (uncredited)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Played the radio only character of Rev. Dr. John Ruthledge on "The Guiding Light" radio only show, from 1937 to 1946. Dr. Ruthledge and his congregration at the Little Church of Five Points, Illinois was the main focus of the show from 1937 to 1946. For a brief time, from April 1944 to May 1945, head writer and creator of "The ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Arthur Peterson Jr.
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Brother of Hillary Brooke (AKA: Beatrice Sofia Mathilda Peterson). See more »

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Scorpio

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