Born: Jun 17, 1919 AD
Died: 2005 AD, at 86 years of age.
1919 - Born on the 17th of June in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
1960 - Cranshaw's first credited film role came at the age of 41, The Amazing Transparent Man.
1967 - His major credits include Bonnie and Clyde, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure, The Hudsucker Proxy, Everyone Says I Love You, Best in Show, and the aforementioned Old School.
2003 - He is probably better known for one of his last roles, that of Joseph "Blue" Palasky, a fraternity brother, hit comedy Old School.
2005 - Died of natural causes, on the 28th of December at 86 years old, at his home in Fort Worth, Texas.
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