Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy in "The Eiger Sanction" (1975). Director: Clint Eastwood.

The Eiger Sanction

Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy in "The Eiger Sanction" (1975). Director: Clint Eastwood.

George Kennedy served under Gen. George Patton as an officer. He portrayed Patton in the 78 movie Brass Target.

George Kennedy served under Gen. George Patton as an officer. He portrayed Patton in the 78 movie Brass Target.

Cool Hand Luke Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role to George Kennedy

Cool Hand Luke Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role to George Kennedy

George Kennedy - actor b. NYC-1925; a US Army officer in WWII, he served under Gen. George Patton. After 16 yrs in Army, he began his acting career, often playing tough guys. By the late ‘60s, he was popular with casting agents; won Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in ‘Cool Hand Luke’ (’67). Played in disaster films of the '70s (e.g. ‘Earthquake’); his distinctive voice used in many kids’ films. After @ 50 years in Hollywood, he retired to Idaho.

George Kennedy - actor b. NYC-1925; a US Army officer in WWII, he served under Gen. George Patton. After 16 yrs in Army, he began his acting career, often playing tough guys. By the late ‘60s, he was popular with casting agents; won Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in ‘Cool Hand Luke’ (’67). Played in disaster films of the '70s (e.g. ‘Earthquake’); his distinctive voice used in many kids’ films. After @ 50 years in Hollywood, he retired to Idaho.

George Kennedy poses April 10,1968 with his Oscar in Santa Monica, Calif, after he was presented with it as best supporting actor. He won the award for his role in the film "Cool Hand Luke." It was his first Oscar.

Vintage photos show classic Hollywood stars at the Oscars

George Kennedy poses April 10,1968 with his Oscar in Santa Monica, Calif, after he was presented with it as best supporting actor. He won the award for his role in the film "Cool Hand Luke." It was his first Oscar.

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In memory of actor George Kennedy - (2/18/1925 - 2/28/2016) age 91 of natural causes.  He was born in NYC. Served in World War 2.

In memory of actor George Kennedy - (2/18/1925 - 2/28/2016) age 91 of natural causes. He was born in NYC. Served in World War 2.

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