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Albert Dekker
Birth: Dec. 20, 1905
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: May 5, 1968
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. He began his career in the theatre in the late 1920s, performed on Broadway and made his first film appearance in "The Great Garrick" (1937). He spent the rest of his acting career in the cinema and was featured in some seventy films into the 1960s. Some of his memorable roles were in "Dr. Cyclops" (1940), "Wake Island" (1942), "The Killers" (1946), "The Silver Chalice" (1954), "East of Eden" (1955) and "The Wild Bunch" (1969). He also was California State Assemblyman from 1944 to 1946 and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Esther Theresa Guerini Ecke (1901 - 1992)*
 
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Cause of death: Asphyxia
 
Burial:
Garden State Crematory
North Bergen
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 14, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6942
Albert Dekker
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Dear Albert, I was told that you were a cousin to my grandmother. I have enjoyed your movies. What a wonderful actor! Love, Gloria
- Gloria
 Added: Aug. 24, 2017
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: May. 5, 2017
49 years~ago~today
- Lon +
 Added: May. 5, 2017
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