1928 – Born on the 5th of July in Kentucky, United States.
1950 – He became a successful character actor in Westerns.
1962 – He appeared as "Ves Painter" in the short-lived TV Series Stoney Burke.
1973 – He appeared in the Sherman Brothers musical version of Tom Sawyer as "Muff Potter" the town drunk.
1981 – He is now mostly known for his roles in several movies which have acquired cult status.
1982 – He died on the 3rd of April in Los Angeles California.