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Sid Tomack

Sid Tomack (September 8, 1907 – November 12, 1962) was an American actor.

Sid Tomack
Born(1907-09-08)September 8, 1907
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
DiedNovember 12, 1962(1962-11-12) (aged 55)
Palm Springs, California, U.S.
Cause of deathheart ailment
Resting placeDesert Memorial Park
OccupationActor
Years active1940-1962

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Tomack played Chester A. Riley's friend and neighbor Jim Gillis in the first version of The Life of Riley (starring Jackie Gleason).[2] He played Al, Irma Peterson's deadbeat boyfriend, in My Friend Irma.[3] He also played Knobby Walsh, the fight manager of Joe Palooka, in the syndicated series, The Joe Palooka Story.[4]

DeathEdit

He died on November 12, 1962, in Palm Springs, California at age 55.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sid Tomack". AllMovie. Retrieved 2018-06-07.
  2. ^ Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle (2007). "The Life Of Riley". The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows - 1946-Present (Ninth edition). p. 790. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  3. ^ Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle (2007). "My Friend Irma". The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows - 1946-Present (Ninth edition). p. 940. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  4. ^ Leszczak, Bob. "The Joe Palooka Story". Single Season Sitcoms, 1948-1979: A Complete Guide. p. 96. ISBN 978-0-7864-6812-6. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Sid Tomack, Actor In Films And On Tv". Nytimes.com. 1962-11-14. Retrieved 2018-06-07.

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