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Graves, Peter, 1926-2010

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Personal name headingGraves, Peter, 1926-2010
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Variant(s)Aurness, Peter, 1926-2010
Biography/History notePeter Graves (1926-2010) was an American actor.
Birth date19260318
Death date20100314
Place of birthMinneapolis, Minn.
Place of deathPacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Calif.
Profession or occupationActor
Found inEllis, V. The water gipsies [SR] 1975 (a.e.) verso of container (Peter Graves)
William Shakespeare, a life of drama [VR] c1996: on-screen caption (Peter Graves; host of television series, Biography)
Internet movie database, Aug. 26, 2002: (Peter Graves; b. Mar. 18, 1926, Minneapolis, Minn.; actor, 1950s-2000s; director, Mission impossible TV series, 1960s)
Internet Movie Database, Feb. 26, 2003 (birth name: Peter Aurness; brother of actor James Arness)
New York times WWW site, Mar. 16, 2010 (in obituary published Mar. 14: Peter Graves; b. Peter Aurness, Minneapolis; d. Sunday [Mar. 14, 2010], Pacific Palisades, Calif., aged 83; cool spymaster of television's Mission: impossible and the dignified host of the Biography series, who successfully spoofed his own gravitas in the Airplane! movie farces; changed his name to Graves, his maternal grandfather's name, to avoid confusion with his older brother, James Arness)
Associated languageeng