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York, Richard Allen (Dick York)

Born: 1928 AD
Died: 1992 AD, at 63 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors


1928 - Born on the 4th of September in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

1952 - Married his wife, Joan Alt. They had five children.

1959 - York first injured his back while working on the film "They Came to Cordura".

1960 - He played the role of Bertram Cates, the young teacher charged with teaching the theory of evolution.

1964 - Acted as Darrin Stephens in the sitcom "Bewitched". The show was a huge success and York was nominated for an Emmy award.

1969 - He left the series due to a chronic back ailment. He was replaced in the TV series by actor Dick Sargent.

1976 - Was left impoverished after a real estate investment failed, and was on welfare for a time.

1992 - Died on the 20th of February due to emphysema.


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