Rick Danko (1943–1999)

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Rick Danko was born on December 29, 1943 in Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor and composer, known for Station Eleven (2021), Howl (2010) and The Last Waltz (1978). He was married to Elizabeth Grafton and Grace Seldner. He died on December 10, 1999 in Marbletown, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Station Eleven Soundtrack
Howl Soundtrack
The Last Waltz Music Department


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