American film and television actor
George Chandler (June 30, 1898 – June 10, 1985) was an American actor. He starred in many movies, including The Fatal Glass of Bear and in Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?. He also starred in the 1954 television series Lassie.
|President of the Screen Actors Guild|
|Preceded by||Ronald Reagan|
|Succeeded by||Dana Andrews|
June 30, 1898|
Waukegan, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||June 10, 1985
Panorama City, Los Angeles
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California|
|Spouse(s)||Catherine Ward (1935-?) 3 children|
- "Director Discover Falls For Chandler". Statesville Record And Landmark (North Carolina, Statesville): p. 7. February 15, 1947. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/6488006/statesville_record_and_landmark/. Retrieved September 3, 2016.
- "George Chandler Heads Actors Guild". The Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Associated Press (Texas, Corpus Christi): p. 29. June 13, 1960. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/6487921/the_corpus_christi_callertimes/. Retrieved September 3, 2016.
- "George L. Chandler, 86, Dies. Film Actor Who Headed Guild". New York Times. Associated Press. June 14, 1985. https://www.nytimes.com/1985/06/14/arts/george-l-chandler-86-dies-film-actor-who-headed-guild.html. Retrieved 2015-02-09. "George L. Chandler, an actor who succeeded Ronald Reagan to become the 10th president of the Screen Actors Guild, died Monday of complications following cancer surgery. He was 86 years old. ..."