Peppard, George

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Name
Peppard, George Gender: M
born on 1 October 1928 at 20:29 (= 8:29 PM )
Place Detroit, Michigan, 42n20, 83w03
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 08°36' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 13°09 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 01°46'



George Peppard

Biography

American film and TV series actor who made a total of 25 films, famed for "Breakfast at Tiffany's," 1961 and the "Carpetbaggers," 1964. His TV series' included "Bancek," 1972-1974, "Doctor's Hospital," 1975-1976 and the series which brought him the most notoriety, the "A-Team," 1983-1987.

He was a two-pack-a-day smoker who was diagnosed with lung cancer in 1992, and successfully went into remission following surgery. Peppard had formerly dried out from booze in 1979.

Ruggedly handsome, he was married in 1975 and had three children. Peppard made another marriage 9/10/1992 to banker Laura Taylor. He racked up a total of four divorces, two from actress Elizabeth Ashley. Known as difficult in his professional and personal life, the versatile actor suffered long periods of unemployment. When not acting, Peppard lived on a ranch in Northern California with his family.

Peppard died of pneumonia on 5/08/1994 in Los Angeles. He had been receiving treatment for cancer.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • business associate/partner relationship with Benedict, Dirk (born 1 March 1945). Notes: Co-stars on "The A-Team"

Events

  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1961 (Noted film "Breakfast at Tiffany's")
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1972 (Bancek)
  • Work : End Major Project 1974 (Bancek)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1975 (Doctor's Hospital)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1975 (First)
  • Work : End Major Project 1976 (Doctor's Hospital)
  • Misc. : Retain professional help 1979 (Dried out from booze)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 23 January 1983 (Debut broadcast of TV series "The A-Team")
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  • Work : End Major Project 8 March 1987 (TV broadcast of "The A-Team" final episode)
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  • Health : Begin remission 1992 (Remission following lung cancer surgery)
  • Health : Medical diagnosis 1992 (Lung cancer)
  • Health : Medical procedure 4 May 1992 in Los Angeles (Cancerous lung tumor removed)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 10 September 1992 (Laura Taylor)
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  • Death by Disease 8 May 1994 (Pneumonia, age 65, in Los Angeles)
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Source Notes

Julia Mahdak quotes him by phone, MH, 10/1976

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous (Ruggedly handsome)
  • Traits : Personality : Difficult/ mean spirited (A mean drunk)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Lung)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Pneumonia (Terminal)
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Alcohol (Rehab)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Married twice to Elizabeth Ashley)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces (Four)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Four)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star (A-Team, Bancek, Doctor's Hospital)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book

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