Jacques Georges Aubuchon (October 30, 1924 – December 28, 1991) was an American actor who appeared in films, stage, and on television in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.

Jacques Aubuchon
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Jacques Aubuchon (left) as Chief Urulu on McHale's Navy with Ernest Borgnine
Born
Jacques Georges Aubuchon

(1924-11-23)November 23, 1924
DiedDecember 28, 1991(1991-12-28) (aged 67)
Years active1953-1989
Spouse(s)Denise Caubisens (1951-1991, his death)

Aubuchon, who grew up in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, was the son of Arthur and Flora Aubuchon.[1] He went to Assumption Preparatory School and served in the military during World War Two.[2] During his working career, Aubuchon made over 300 television appearances, made two dozen films, did hundreds of television commercials, plus wrote plays.[3]

One of Aubuchon's best known roles was as Chief Urulu on McHale's Navy.[1] Aubuchon's first part on Broadway was as the sewerman in The Madwoman of Chaillot and Paris 7000 was the first television show that he had a regular part on.[4]

Aubuchon, who was the father of television writer and producer Remi Aubuchon and father-in-law of Dirk Blocker, died of heart failure at the age of 67.[5]

Partial TV and movie filmographyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Legendary Locals of Fitchburg - Fitchburg Historical Society. Books.google.com. 2014-02-17. p. 86. Retrieved 2017-03-22.
  2. ^ "24 Apr 1959, Page 2 - The Morning Herald at". Newspapers.com. 1959-04-24. Retrieved 2017-03-22.
  3. ^ "Actor Jacques Aubuchon Dies at 67". Apnewsarchive.com. 1992-01-02. Retrieved 2017-03-22.
  4. ^ "5 Mar 1970, Page 9 - The Evening Review at". Newspapers.com. 1970-03-05. Retrieved 2017-03-22.
  5. ^ "Jacques Aubuchon, 67, an Actor In Movies, Plays and TV Dramas". The New York Times. Retrieved 2017-03-22.

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