6/16/1959: 50th Anniversary of Superman’s Death

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    June 16th 2009 – 50th Anniversary of Superman’s Death:

    My #1 Celebrity Birthday Person for January 5th is
    George Reeves (I) (Would have been 95 in 2009) 1914 - Died age 45
    Date of Birth 5 January 1914 - Woolstock, Iowa
    Date of Death 16 June 1959 - Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA. (suicide)
    Birth name: George Keefer Brewer / Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)

    Did you know that he appears in the movies:
    Gone with the Wind
    From Here to Eternity

    Baltimore Bob
     
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    YWN666 Freelance Beer Tester Supporting Member

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    I remember seeing him with red hair in GWTW and thinking "It's Superman!". Typecasting seems to have been a big problem for him.
     
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    Xenophon Gone and forgotten

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    Ben Aflack did a decent bio pic about him.
     

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