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Ross Martin
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Born:22 March 1920Grodek, Poland
Known As:Artemus GordonTV's "The Wild, Wild West"
Trivia:Birth name: Martin Rosenblatt.
Ross Martin was 5' 11" tall.
Was born on the same day as Werner Klemperer.
Married to Muriel Weiss from 1941 to 1965 (her death) and to
Olavee Grinrod from 1967 to 1981 (his death).
Had two daughters: Phyllis, Rebecca; one son, George.
Was one half of a vaudeville comedy duo from 1937-41 called "Ross & West".
His partner was Bernie West.
A singer on Broadway, he played Nathan Detroit in a Broadway touring
company of "Guys and Dolls" in the 1950s.
(1963) Nominated for a Golden Globe Award - Best Supporting Actor
for: "Experiment in Terror" (1962).
(1969) Nominated for an Emmy Award - Outstanding Continued Performance by an
Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series for: "The Wild Wild West".
On TV:TVGuide.comClick here for TV listings.
Filmography:The Internet Movie DatabaseRoss Martin Filmography.
Departed:3 July 1981Ramona, California, USA
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