|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||31 July 1932||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Known As:||Lurch/Thing||TV's "The Addams Family"|
|Trivia:||Ted Cassidy was 6' 9" tall.|
|Had two children, a boy (Sean) born in 1957 and a girl (Cameron) born in 1960.|
Both children became lawyers.
|Played one season of college basketball at Stetson University in the 1960s and|
averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds a game.
|Worked as a staff announcer for WFAA radio in Dallas prior to his acting career|
and was part of WFAA's ongoing coverage of the assassination of President
John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Among the first to interview
assassination eyewitnesses William and Gayle Newman.
|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Ted Cassidy Filmography.|
|Departed:||16 January 1979||Los Angeles, California, USA|
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Carolyn Jones Cloris Leachman Felix Silla
Jackie Coogan John Astin Majel Barrett Marty Feldman
Leonard Nimoy Nichelle Nichols Paul Newman Robert Redford William Shatner