Quinn Martin Biography (1922-1987)



Born Martin Cohen, Jr., May 22, 1922, in New York, NY; died of a heart attack, September 5, 1987, in Rancho Santa Fe, CA; son of Martin Cohen, Sr. (a filmeditor and producer); married wife, Marianne, March 28, 1961; children: Jill, Cliff, Michael.

CTFT notes that Quinn Martin, as head of QM Productions, was responsible formore than two thousand hours of television programming among the sixteen series and twenty movies he produced. After selling his television production company to Taft Broadcasting in 1979, Martin endowed a chair of drama at the University of California, San Diego.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
May 22, 1922
New York, New York, United States
Death Details
September 5, 1987
Rancho Santa Fe, California, United States

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