Howard Clifford Keel (April 13, 1919 – November 7, 2004) was an American actor and singer. He was born in Gillespie, Illinois. He starred in many movies, including Man of La Mancha and in Kiss Me, Kate. He died in Palm Desert, California from colon cancer.
|President of the Screen Actors Guild|
|Preceded by||Leon Ames|
|Succeeded by||Ronald Reagan|
|Born||Harry Clifford Keel
April 13, 1919
Gillespie, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||November 7, 2004
Palm Desert, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Rosemary Cooper (m. 1943–48) (divorced)
Helen Anderson (m. 1949–70) (divorced)
Judy Keel (m. 1970–2004) (his death)