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Frank Gifford (1930–2015)


Frank Gifford was born on August 16, 1930 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Frank Newton Gifford. He is known for his work on Jerry Maguire (1996), Spin City (1996) and Coach (1989). He was married to Kathie Lee Gifford, Astrid Gifford and Maxine Avis Ewart. He died on August 9, 2015 in Riverside, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »

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Jerry Maguire Frank Gifford
(1996)
Spin City Frank Gifford
(1997)
Coach Frank Gifford
(1995-1996)
Two-Minute Warning Frank Gifford
(1976)

Filmography

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 2009 Psych (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- Any Given Friday Night at 10PM, 9PM Central (2009) ... Frank Gifford (voice)
 1997 Spin City (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- An Affair to Remember (1997) ... Frank Gifford
 1995-1996 Coach (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- You Win Some, You Lose Some (1996) ... Frank Gifford
- The Tight End (1995) ... Frank Gifford
- The Day I Met Frank Gifford (1995) ... Frank Gifford
 1996 Jerry Maguire
Frank Gifford
 1995 Kathie Lee's Rock n' Tots Cafe: A Christmas 'Giff' (Video short)
The Giff (voice)
 1993 ABC Monday Night Football (Video Game) (voice)
 1989 Life Goes On (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- Corky Witnesses a Crime (1989) ... Frank Gifford
 1984 Webster (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- You Can't Go Home Again (1984) ... Frank Gifford
 1984 1984 Summer Olympics Highlights (Video)
Narrator (voice)
 1977 Viva Knievel!
Frank Gifford
 1976 Two-Minute Warning
Frank Gifford
 1976 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- The Bionic Boy (1976) ... Frank Gifford
 1973 The World's Greatest Athlete
Announcer
 1968 Paper Lion
Frank Gifford
 1964 The Reporter (TV Series)
Cameo appearance
- How Much for a Prince? (1964) ... Cameo appearance
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
Frank Gifford
- Hazel and the Halfback (1963) ... Frank Gifford
 1960 Turnpike Cop
 1959 Up Periscope
Ensign Cy Mount
 1958 Darby's Rangers
Squad Member (uncredited)
 1954 Sign of the Pagan
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home
College Student (uncredited)
 1953 All American
Stan Pomeroy
 1952 Bonzo Goes to College
Football Player (uncredited)
 1952 Sally and Saint Anne
McCarthy's Son (uncredited)
 1951 The Unknown Man
Law Student at Commencement (uncredited)
 1951 That's My Boy
Junior Jackson - Football Sequences (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Unsold pilot: In 1960 he starred in an unsold pilot called "Turnpike Cop", playing a New Jersey state trooper. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 7 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

F. Newton Gifford

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)

Spouse:

Kathie Lee Gifford  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »

Children:

Cody Gifford | See more »
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Trivia:

Inducted into the California Community College Athletic Associaiton Hall of Fame in 1986. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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