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MacDonald Carey

MacDonald Carey

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Also Known As: Died: March 21, 1994
Born: March 15, 1913 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Sioux City, Iowa, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1919:
Made stage debut at age 6 as Simple Simon in a Mother Goose school play (date approximate)
1936:
Was a member of the Old Globe Shakespeare Company
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Member of the NBC Radio Stock Company in Chicago
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Worked as a freelance radio actor in New York City
1941:
Gained attention on Broadway for his role in the musical drama, "Lady in the Dark"
1942:
Made film debut in "Dr. Broadway"
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Served to the rank of first lieutenant, USMCR
1952:
Made TV debut on an installment of ABC's "Celanese Theatre", a dramatization of "Yellow Jack"
1954:
Returned to Broadway to appear in "Anniversary Waltz"
1956:
Starred in the title role of syndicated TV series, "Doctor Christian"
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Starred as lawyer Herbert L Maris on the syndicated TV crime drama, "Lock Up"
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Starred as Dr. Tom Horton on NBC's daytime drama "Days of Our Lives"
1977:
Played the leading role (at age 64) in the science fiction film, "Foes"
1977:
Played Squire James on TV miniseries, "Roots"
1982:
Joined Alcoholics Anonymous after years of alcohol abuse
1991:
Underwent surgery for a cancerous lung tumor (September 19); left cast of "Days of Our Lives" for two months but returned to the show

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