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Overview (4)

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died in Los Angeles, California, USA  (from the effects of multiple strokes)
Birth NameIvor Edwards Francis
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ivor Francis, besides his many roles on television and at the movies, acted on radio as well in shows like "Fibber McGee and Molly"; on Broadway in shows such as "J.B." with Christopher Plummer, and came west to California when New York plays turned mostly to musicals. He worked in films, television and in day-time soaps as well. In addition, he operated the Ivor Francis Actors Workshop in West Hollywood and, among the class members, were Ben Murphy (Alias Smith and Jones (1971)); Linda Haynes (Brubaker (1980) & The Drowning Pool (1975)); Mary Douvan (Sandra Dee's mother) and the Goldrup brothers, Tom Goldrup and Jim Goldrup, who appear on stage in Santa Cruz County, California, stage productions.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Tom Goldrup

Spouse (2)

Rosemary Daley (1959 - 22 October 1986) ( his death) ( 3 children)
Jacqueline Florence Giroux (15 June 1946 - ?) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

Trivia (3)

Father of Shelley Francis from first marriage and father of Ivor Francis (full birth name: Ivor Edward Francis, Junior), actress Genie Francis and Kenneth "Kenny" Francis from second marriage.
Character actor in small, intelligent, often self-important roles on stage, film and TV.
Father-in-law of actor/director Jonathan Frakes.

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