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George Reeves

George Reeves as Superman
Personal information
Birth nameGeorge Keefer Brewer
Birth dateJanuary 5, 1914
Place of birthWoolstock, Iowa, U.S.
Date of deathJune 16, 1959(age 45)
Death placeBeverly Hills, California, U.S.
Other namesGeorge Bessolo
Years active1933 59
Spouse-Ellanora Needles-1940-1949(divorced)

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George Reeves (January 5, 1914 June 16, 1959) was an American actor best known for his role as Superman in the 1950s television program Adventures of Superman.

His death at age 45 from a gunshot remains a polarizing issue. The official finding was suicide, but some believe he was murdered or the victim of an accidental shooting.

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