Alda, Alan

Born: Jan 28, 1936 AD
Currently alive, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Director, Political Activists, Writers

1936 - Born Alfonso Joseph D'Abruzzo in New York City on January 28, 1936.


1943 - Contracted polio at the age of seven.


1956 - Received his bachelor's degree from Fordham University.


1957 - Joined the Army Reserve of the United States and served in Korea as a gunnery officer. Married Arlene Weiss.


1972-1983 - He starred in M*A*S*H, a television series. He was nominated for 21 Emmy Awards from which he won five awards.


1989 - Portrayed Lester in the movie, Crimes and Misdemeanors.


1996 - Portrayed Richard Schlicting in the movie, Flirting with Disaster.


2004 - Became a regular cast on the NBC program The West Wing.


2005 - Published his first round of memoirs, Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: and Other Things I've Learned.

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