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Will Geer

Grandpa in The Waltons
Personal information
Birth nameWilliam Aughe Ghere
Birth dateMarch 9, 1902
Place of birthFrankfort, Indiana, USA
Date of deathApril 22, 1978(age 76)
Death placeLos Angeles, California, USA
SpouseHerta Ware (1934-1954; divorced; three children)

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Will Geer (March 9, 1902 - April 22, 1978) was an American actor and social activist. His original name was William Aughe Ghere. He is remembered for his portrayal of Grandpa Zebulon Tyler Walton in the 1970s TV series, The Waltons.

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