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Robert Shaw (X) (1915–2005)

Robert Shaw was born on September 15, 1915 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Robert Gottschall. He was an actor, known for Son of the Guardsman (1946), 20, 000 Men a Year (1939) and Ride on Vaquero (1941). He was married to Mary Sue Mills. He died on January 3, 2005 in Austin, Texas. See full bio »


(age 89) in Austin, Texas, USA

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Son of the Guardsman David Trent
20, 000 Men a Year Tommy Howell
Ride on Vaquero Lieutenant Kirk
Here I Am a Stranger College Student


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 1984 The Sky's No Limit (TV Movie)
Dr. Belkin
 1983 Adam (TV Movie)
Father Mike Conboy (as Robert Gottschall)
 1980 Battle Creek Brawl
Man on Beach (as Robert Gottschall)
 1980 Honeysuckle Rose
Store Clerk
 1948 Berlin Express
Spy (uncredited)
 1947 Captain from Castile
Spanish Army Officer (uncredited)
 1947 The Late George Apley
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1947 The Shocking Miss Pilgrim
Secretary (uncredited)
 1946 Son of the Guardsman
David Trent (as Bob Shaw)
 1945 The Caribbean Mystery
Lt. Bowman Hall
 1942 Sex Hygiene (Short)
Pool player
 1941 Rise and Shine
Student Asst. Manager (uncredited)
 1941 Ride on Vaquero
Lieutenant Kirk
 1941 Tobacco Road
Hillbilly (uncredited)
 1941 Adam Had Four Sons
Chris Stoddard (older)
 1941 Golden Hoofs
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1940 Public Deb No. 1
Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 The Great Profile
Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 Young People
Usher (uncredited)
 1940 Manhattan Heartbeat
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1940 Sailor's Lady
Ensign (uncredited)
 1940 Lillian Russell
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1940 Star Dust
Boy Leaving Hollywood (uncredited)
 1940 Johnny Apollo
Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 The Grapes of Wrath
Gas Station Attendant #1 in Needles (uncredited)
 1939 20, 000 Men a Year
Tommy Howell
 1939 Here I Am a Stranger
College Student
 1939 Quick Millions
National Park Ranger Barry Frazier
 1939 Charlie Chan in Reno
College Student (uncredited)
 1939 Young Mr. Lincoln
Dancer in Ballroom Seen Dancing with Old Woman (uncredited)
 1939 Boy Friend
 1939 Rose of Washington Square
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Robert Gottschall | Bob Shaw


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Fell in love at first sight and married a beautiful woman from Oklahoma despite his memorable line from The Grapes of Wrath (1940): "All them Okies are hard lookin'". See more »



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