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Richard Denning, American actor. Member of executive board Maui council Boy Scouts American, from 1970; Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Member Gamma Sigma Pi, Phi Gamma Kappa.; Member Christian Church (deacon, moderator, lay reader).

Background

Denning, Richard was born on March 27, 1914 in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States. Son of Louis Andrew and Anna Marie (Bohrmann) Denninger.

Education

Dee. Master of Arts in Business Administration magna cum laude, Woodbury College, 1934. Actor, Paramount Pictures, Hollywood, California, 1936-1945. Free-lance actor stage, screen, radio and television, from 1945.

Motion pictures include Adam Had Four Sons, 1941, Beyond the Blue Horizon, 1942, An Affair to Remember, Day The World Ended, 1956, Black Scorpion, 1957, Gun That Won the West, 1955, Seven Were Saved, 1946, Crooked Web, 1955, Lady Takes a Flyer, 1958, Desert Hell, 1958, Emergency Squad, Golden Gloves, 1940, Black Beauty, 1946, Twice Told Tales, 1963. Others; star: television series Mr. and Mistress North, 1952-1954, The Flying Doctor, 1959, Michael Shayne, 1960-1961, Karen, 1965. Featured actor as the governor in: television series Hawaii Five-O, from 1968.

Career

Actor, Paramount Pictures, Hollywood, Calif.

Membership

Member of executive board Maui council Boy Scouts American, from 1970. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Gamma Sigma Pi, Phi Gamma Kappa.

Member Christian Church (deacon, moderator, lay reader). Clubs: Maui Country, Newport Sailing, Kamaole Skin Divers.

Connections

Married Evelyn F. Ankers, September 6, 1942.

father:
Louis Andrew Denninger

mother:
Anna Marie (Bohrmann) Denninger

spouse:
Evelyn F. Ankers