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Ed Binns
Birth: Sep. 12, 1916
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1990
Brewster
Putnam County
New York, USA

Actor. He was a versatile character performer whom after appearing in a number of Broadway plays, began appearing in films in the early 1950s. Some of his best performances include "12 Angry Men" (1957), "Curse of the Undead" (1959), "Judgment at Nuremberg" (1961), "Fail Safe" (1964), "Patton" (1970), "The Pilot" (1980) and "The Verdict" (1982). For television, he had most noted roles on "Ironside", "Insight", "Bonanza", "Dr. Kildare" and as General Korshak on the popular "M*A*S*H." series. His distinctive voice was also heard in hundreds of radio and TV commercials as well. He died of a heart attack at age 74. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Marcia Legere Binns (1925 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered on home property
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Sep 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6800233
Ed Binns
Added by: Cinnamonntoast4
 
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Thinking of you today...a talent from a generation of the greatest entertainers of film,theater,tv and music. The industry certainly lacks character actors today with a versatile bio. May you Rip..
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