Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Robert Nichols
Birth: Jul. 20, 1924
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 2013
Occidental
Sonoma County
California, USA

Actor. Nichols began his career as an entertainer in the Army during World War II. After his discharge, he attended London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and while working as a song-and-dance man at the Players Theater, director Howard Hawks cast Nichols in a small part in the comedy 'I Was a Male War Bride' (1949). Among other films he appeared in were 'The Thing' (1951), 'The Red Badge of Courage' (1951), 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' (1953), 'The Command' (1954), 'Giant' (1956), 'Come Fly with Me' (1963), 'The Trouble with Girls' (1969) and 'Wicked, Wicked' (1973). On the Broadway stage he starred in 'Take Me Along', 'Showboat' and 'Ragtime'. On television, among shows he was featured in were 'The Lone Wolf', 'My Little Margie', 'Mike Hammer', 'The Real McCoys', 'The Donna Reed Show', 'Bonanza', 'The Addams Family', 'The Big Valley', 'Green Acres' and 'Gunsmoke'. Nichols, whose final appearance on film was in 'So I Married an Axe Murderer' in 1993, died at his home from heart failure. (bio by: Louis M.) 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Louis M.
Record added: Mar 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107458501
Robert Nichols
Added by: Louis M.
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

On your 90th birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014

- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014

- Rosebud
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
There are 40 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.8 after 23 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service