Harve Presnell

American actor and singer

George Harvey Presnell (September 14, 1933 – June 30, 2009) was an American actor and singer. He played Leadville Johnny in the Broadway musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown and its movie version.

Harve Presnell
Born(1933-09-14)September 14, 1933
DiedJune 30, 2009(2009-06-30) (aged 75)
OccupationFilm and television actor; musical theatre and opera singer
Years active1956–2009
Spouse(s)
Sheryl Mae Green
(m. 1957; div. 1966)

Veeva Suzanne Hamblen (m. 1966)
Children6

He appeared in Fargo (1996), Saving Private Ryan (1998), and Flags of Our Fathers (2006).

In 1965, he won a Golden Globe Award.

Presnell died on June 30, 2009, aged 75, from pancreatic cancer at a hospital in Santa Monica, California.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Grimes, William (July 2, 2009). "Harve Presnell, Singing Actor, Dies at 75". The New York Times. Retrieved September 19, 2018.