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Gary Merrill
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Actor
    (August 2, 1915-March 5, 1990)
    Born in Hartford, Connecticut
    Appeared in the films 'Winged Victory' (1944), 'Twelve O'Clock High' (1949), 'All About Eve' (1950), 'Decision Before Dawn' (1951), 'Another Man's Poison' (1952), 'A Blueprint for Murder' (1953), 'Witness to Murder' (1954), 'The Great impostor' (1961), 'Mysterious Island' (1961), 'Clambake' (1967), 'Huckleberry Finn' (1974) and 'Thieves' (1977)
    Appeared on Broadway in 'This Is the Army' (1942), 'Born Yesterday' (1946), 'At War with the Army' (1949), 'Step on a Crack' (1962) and 'Mornings at Seven' (1980)
    Married to Bette Davis (1950-60)
    He claimed he never worked at acting, saying 'I have no drive really. I just like to get by and have fun.'
    He said of his marriage to co-star Bette Davis, 'We fell in love in the movies.... As the demands of real life set in, we realized the premise was wrong.'
    He and Davis named their adopted daughter Margo after the character she played in 'All About Eve.'
    He ran unsuccessfully for Congress as a Representative for Maine (1968).
    He served in the Army Air Forces during WWII.
    He and Davis adopted two children.
    He took part in the Selma to Montgomery march to promote black voting rights (1965).

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