Albert Salmi Biography (1928-1990)

Born March 11, 1928, in Brooklyn, NY; committed suicide, April 23, 1990, in Spokane, WA; married Peggy Ann Garner (an actress), May 10, 1956 (divorced, 1963); married Roberta Pollock (died, April 23, 1990); children: (first marriage) Katherine. Avocational interests: Painting. Career: Actor. Also worked as a Pinkerton detective. Military service: Served in WorldWar II. Member: Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild,American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. Awards, Honors: Acting awards, c. 1955, for Bus Stop; National Board of Review Award, best supporting actor, 1958, for The Bravados and The Brothers Karamazov; Western Heritage Award (also known as the Wrangler Award), NationalCowboy Hall of Fame, 1967, for portrayal of Holly in "Death Watch," an episode of Gunsmoke; Variety Poll of London Critics Award (with others), best male supporting performance in a play, 1969, for The Price..

Birth Details
March 11, 1928
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Death Details
April 23, 1990
Spokane, Washington, United States

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