|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||5 July 1928||Depoy, Kentucky, USA|
|Known As:||Sam Wood||"In the Heat of the Night" (1967 Movie)|
|Trivia:||Was 5' 11" tall.|
|Father of Jennifer Oates and Tim Oates. Brother of Gordon Oates.|
|The University of Louisville had a scholarship named after him |
for promising students in the arts programs.
|Sang in the backup chorus for "Rocket to Stardom" on Kris Kristofferson's|
1975 album "Who's to Bless . . . Who's to Blame."
|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Warren Oates Filmography.|
|Departed:||3 April 1982||Los Angeles, California, USA|
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