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Jeff Chandler
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Actor
    (December 15, 1918-June 17, 1961)
    Born in Brooklyn, New York
    Birth name was Ira Grossel
    Appeared in the films 'Sword in the Desert' (1948), 'Broken Arrow' (1950), 'The Battle at Apache Pass' (1952), 'The Great Sioux Uprising' (1953), 'Foxfire' (1955), 'The Tattered Dress' (1957), 'The Jayhawkers' (1959), 'Return to Peyton Place' (1961) and 'Merrill's Marauders' (1962)
    He went prematurely grey at age 18.
    For much of his early career, he was typecast as Indians, and played Cochise in three movies.
    He complained about being a sex symbol, saying of one role, 'I thought that for once I could keep my shirt on and not have to shave my chest.'
    Esther Williams broke off her engagement to him after discovering he was a cross-dresser, cracking, 'Jeff, you're too big for polka dots.'
    He also had a successful singing career and owned a music publishing company.
    When Sammy Davis, Jr., lost one eye in an auto accident and was in danger of losing the other, he offered to donate one of his own eyes to Davis.
    He died as a result of medical malpractice while undergoing surgery for a slipped disc.

Credit: C. Fishel


    In 2018, Out of 3 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 6 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 8 Votes: 37.50% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 20 Votes: 45.00% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 10 Votes: 30.0% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 9 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 24 Votes: 41.67% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 32 Votes: 46.88% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 41 Votes: 36.59% Annoying
 
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