Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
Peter McEnery to Gene Milford
Steve McQueen Biography (1930-1980)
Original name, Terence Stephen; born March 24, 1930, in Indianapolis, IN; died of a heart attack following surgery for lung cancer, November 7, 1980, in Juarez, Mexico; son of a naval aviator; married Neile Adams (an actress and dancer), c. 1956 (divorced, 1971); married Ali MacGraw (an actress), 1973 (divorced, 1978); married Barbara Minty (a model), January, 1979; children: (firstmarriage) Chad, Terry Leslie.
- Birth Details
- March 24, 1930
- Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
- Death Details
- November 7, 1980
- Juarez, Mexico
Credits; Film Appearances
- Fidel, Somebody Up There Likes Me, 1956.
- Never Love a Stranger, 1958.
- George Fowler, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery, 1958.
- Steve Andrews, The Blob, 1958.
- Bill Ringa, Never So Few, 1969.
- Vin, The Magnificent Seven, 1960.
- Lt. Fergie Howard, The Honeymoon Machine, 1961.
- Reese, Hell Is For Heroes, 1962.
- The War Lover, 1962.
- Rocky Papsano, Love with the Proper Stranger, 1963.
- "Cooler King" Hilts, The Great Escape, 1963.
- Supply Sgt. Eustis Clay, Soldier in the Rain, 1963.
- Henry Thomas, Baby, the Rain Must Fall, 1965.
- Title role, The Cincinnati Kid, 1965.
- Title role/Max Sand, Nevada Smith, 1966.
- Holman, The Sand Pebbles, 1966.
- Frank Bullitt, Bullitt, 1968.
- Thomas Crown, The Thomas Crown Affair, 1968.
- Boon Hogganbeck, The Reivers, 1969.
- Michael Delaney, Le Mans, National General, 1970.
- On Any Sunday, 1971.
- Title role, Junior Bonner, Cinerama, 1972.
- Doc McCoy, The Getaway, National General, 1972.
- Title role, Papillon, Allied Artists, 1973.
- Fire Chief O'Hallorhan, The Towering Inferno, Twentieth Century- Fox, 1974.
- Dr. Thomas Stockmann, An Enemy of the People, 1976.
- Title role, Tom Horn, Warner Bros., 1980.
- Papa "Ralph" Thorson, The Hunter, Paramount, 1980.
Credits; Film Work
- Executive producer, Tom Horn, Warner Bros., 1980.
Credits; Television Appearances; Series
- Josh Randall, Wanted--Dead or Alive, CBS, 1958-61.
Credits; Television Appearances; Pilots
- Josh Randall, The Bounty Hunter (broadcast as an episode of Trackdown), CBS, 1957.
- Joseph Gordon, The Defender (broadcast as two episodes of Studio One), CBS, 1957.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- "The Chivington Raid," Goodyear Playhouse, NBC, 1955.
- "Bring Me a Dream," U.S. Steel Hour, CBS, 1956.
- "Ambush," West Point, CBS, 1957.
- "Four Hours in White," Climax, CBS, 1958.
- "Bill Longley," Tales of Wells Fargo, NBC, 1958.
- "The Brothers," Trackdown, CBS, 1958.
- "Human Interest Story," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, CBS, 1959.
- "Man from the South," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, CBS, 1960.
- Host, "Thunder in a Forgotten Town," The Dick Powell Show, NBC, 1963.
Credits; Television Appearances; Specials
- The Bob Hope Show, NBC, two appearances, 1960.
Credits; Stage Appearances
- Appeared on Broadway in A Hatful of Rain, 1956.
- Entertainment Weekly, November 4, 1994, p. 88.
- New York Times, November 8, 1980.
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