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Ralph Waite (1928–2014)

Ralph Waite was born in White Plains, New York on June 22, 1928. Educated at Bucknell University where he graduated with a BA degree, Waite existed rather aimlessly as a young adult while trying to find his way in the world. Occupations came and went, including social worker, religious editor for Harper & Row, and even Presbyterian minister after ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Stage Play: Slapstick Tragedy. See more »

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2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' (1.83 m)

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I'm not any more moral than my neighbors. See more »


Ex-son-in-law of Pearl Shear. See more »


Playing fathers of families/children, and fathers of the church, See more »

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