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David Cassidy (I) (1950–2017)


David Cassidy was born on April 12, 1950 in Manhattan, to Jack Cassidy, a very skilled actor and singer, and Evelyn Ward, an actress. By the time he was five, his parents were divorced and Jack had married actress Shirley Jones, an actress who in 1955 had just made Oklahoma! (1955). When David was about 10, his mother moved to California from New ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Partridge Family
The Partridge Family Keith Partridge
(1970-1974)
Police Story
Police Story Officer Dan Shay
(1978)
David Cassidy - Man Undercover
(1978-1979)
The Flash
The Flash Sam Scudder
(1991)

Filmography

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 2013 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Peter Coe
- Last Woman Standing (2013) ... Peter Coe
 2009 Ruby & the Rockits (TV Series)
David Gallagher
- Smells Like Teen Drama (2009) ... David Gallagher
- 50 Ways to Heave Your Mother (2009) ... David Gallagher
- We Aren't the Champions (2009) ... David Gallagher
- We Are Family? (2009) ... David Gallagher
- Hot for Spanish Teacher (2009) ... David Gallagher
 2006 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Keith Partridge
- Danny Bonaduce: Tabloids' Bad Boy (2006) ... Keith Partridge
 2005 Popstar
Grant
 2005 Less Than Perfect (TV Series)
Vince
- Playhouse (2005) ... Vince
 2004 Kim Possible (TV Series)
Roland Pond
- Oh Boyz (2004) ... Roland Pond (voice)
 2003 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
Boone Vincent
- Vegas (2003) ... Boone Vincent
 2003 The Agency (TV Series)
Everett Price
- War, Inc. (2003) ... Everett Price
 1995 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
Jefferson Kelly
- Wrestling Matches (1995) ... Jefferson Kelly
 1993 Ein Schloß am Wörthersee (TV Series)
Patrick Riley
- Falsches Spiel mit Patrick (1993) ... Patrick Riley
 1992 The Ben Stiller Show (TV Series)
David Cassidy
- With Flea (1992) ... David Cassidy
 1991 The Flash (TV Series)
Sam Scudder
- Done with Mirrors (1991) ... Sam Scudder
 1990 The Spirit of '76
Adam-11
 1990 Instant Karma
Reno
 1988 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Joey Mitchell
- Career Move (1988) ... Joey Mitchell
 1983 Parade of Stars (TV Movie)
George M. Cohan
 1983 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Donald / David
- Heir Presumptuous (1983) ... Donald / David
 1980-1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Jeremy Todd / Danny Collier
- The Songwriter/Queen of the Soaps (1983) ... Jeremy Todd
- Unholy Wedlock/Elizabeth (1980) ... Danny Collier
 1982 Matt Houston (TV Series)
John Gordon Boyd
- Joey's Here (1982) ... John Gordon Boyd
 1980 The Night the City Screamed (TV Movie)
David Greeley
 1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ted Harmes
 1978-1979 David Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series)
Officer Dan Shay
- Death Is a Close Friend, Too (1979) ... Officer Dan Shay
- Nightwork (1979) ... Officer Dan Shay
- Teammates (1979) ... Officer Dan Shay
- Firestorm (1978) ... Officer Dan Shay
- RX for Dying (1978) ... Officer Dan Shay
 1978 Police Story (TV Series)
Officer Dan Shay
- A Chance to Live (1978) ... Officer Dan Shay
 1975 Rosebud
Technican in Hamburg (uncredited)
 1970-1974 The Partridge Family (TV Series)
Keith Partridge
- ...---... (S.O.S.) (1974) ... Keith Partridge
- Pin It on Danny (1974) ... Keith Partridge
- Morning Becomes Electric (1974) ... Keith Partridge
- Keith and Lauriebelle (1974) ... Keith Partridge
- Miss Partridge, Teacher (1974) ... Keith Partridge
 1970 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Brad Johnson
- The Loser (1970) ... Brad Johnson
 1970 Medical Center (TV Series)
Rick Lambert
- His Brother's Keeper (1970) ... Rick Lambert
 1970 Bonanza (TV Series)
Billy Burgess
- The Law and Billy Burgess (1970) ... Billy Burgess
 1970 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Tim Richmond
- Log 24: A Rare Occasion (1970) ... Tim Richmond
 1970 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Michael Ambrose
- Fun and Games and Michael Ambrose (1970) ... Michael Ambrose
 1970 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Larry Wentworth
- Fatal Impostor (1970) ... Larry Wentworth
 1969 Ironside (TV Series)
Danny Goodson
- Stolen on Demand (1969) ... Danny Goodson
 1969 The Survivors (TV Series)
Mike
- Chapter Seven (1969) ... Mike
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Other Works:

He performed in the revue, "Parade of Stars," at the Palace Theatre on Broadway in New York CIty, New York for the Actors' Fund Benefit with Eddie Albert, Debbie Allen, Edward Asner, Lauren Bacall, Harry Belafonte, Milton Berle, George Burns, Dick Cavett, Carol Channing, Pam Dawber, Sandy Duncan, Bonnie Franklin, Jack Gilford, ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 27 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I was one of the wealthiest young male entertainers in the world then, but 10 years later I had nothing to show for it. By the 1980s I was broke and had to rebuild my life. See more »

Trivia:

Uncle of Jack Cassidy, Caitlin Cassidy, and John Cassidy. See more »

Trademark:

Played the roles that were members in a rock band See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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