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Burgess Meredith
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Actor
    (November 16, 1909-September 9, 1997)
    Birth name was Oliver Burgess Meredith
    Nickname is 'Buzz'
    Best known as 'The Penguin' in the 'Batman' TV series (1966-68) and as fight trainer 'Mickey' in 'Rocky' (Oscar nominated) and its sequels
    Starred in 'Of Mice and Men,' 'Tom, Dick and Harry,' 'Idiots Delight,' 'That Uncertain Feeling,' 'Diary Of A Chambermaid' (also produced and wrote), 'The Man on the Eiffel Tower' (also directed), 'Advise and Consent,' 'Madame X,' 'The Day Of The Locust' (Oscar nominated), 'There Was A Crooked Man,' 'Foul Play,' 'Magic,' 'Clash Of The Titans,' 'Grumpy Old Men,' 'Tall Tale,' 'Grumpier Old Men'
    He goes by his middle name.
    He smoked.
    He suffered from manic depression.
    He was married four times and divorced three times, two marriages lasted only two years.
    He appeared in Kenny G.'s 'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas' music video.
    He served in the U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II reaching the rank of Captain.
    Because of liberal views, he was blacklisted in Hollywood, thanks to Senator Joe McCarthy for much of the 1950s. He acted on Broadway.
    Ironically, he won an Emmy for his portrayal of attorney Joseph Welch in the biopic of McCarthy, 'Tail Gunner Joe' (1977).
    He was an environmentalist and believed pollution was one of the greatest tragedies>
    He was an opponent of the Vietnam War.
    He died of Alzheimer's disease.
    He starred in three classic 'Twilight Zones' - 'Time Enough at Last,' 'Mr. Dingle the Strong' and 'The Obsolete Man.'
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