|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||1 October 1920||New York, New York, USA|
|Known As:||Oscar Madison||"The Odd Couple" (1968 Movie)|
|Trivia:||Birth name: Walter Matthow.|
|Had three children: Jenny (b. 2 August 1956), David (b. 2 November 1953)|
and Charles (b. 10 December 1962).
|Was 6' 2½" tall.|
|Studied in the dramatic workshop at New York's New School with Gene Saks,|
Rod Steiger, Harry Guardino and Tony Curtis.
|Served in the Army Air Corps with James Stewart.|
|Was passionate about classical music and often sang|
pieces by Mozart on the set.
|Won the Best Actor in a Supporting Role Oscar for:|
"The Fortune Cookie" (1966).
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Walter Matthau Filmography.|
|Departed:||1 July 2000||Santa Monica, California, USA|
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Alan Alda Art Carney Audrey Hepburn
Brent Spiner Burgess Meredith Carolyn Jones Debbie Reynolds
Henry Fonda Ingrid Bergman James Coburn John Candy Kevin Costner
Lea Thompson Lorne Greene Majel Barrett Meg Ryan Sophia Loren Susan Sarandon