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Education  Lincoln University
Role  Film actor
Name  Lincoln Kilpatrick
Years active  1958–2002

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Born  February 12, 1932 (1932-02-12) St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died  May 18, 2004, Los Angeles, California, United States
Spouse  Helena Ferguson (m. 1957–2004)
Children  Lincoln Kilpatrick, Jr., Erik Kilpatrick, DaCarla Kilpatrick, Jozella Reed, Marjorie L. Kilpatrick
Movies and TV shows  The Omega Man, Fortress, Soylent Green, Matt Houston, Prison
Similar People  Boris Sagal, Tom Laughlin, Stuart Gordon, Amir Shervan, Richard Fleischer

Occupation  Film, television actor

Lincoln Kilpatrick - Career


Lincoln Kilpatrick (February 12, 1932 – May 18, 2004) was an American film, television, and stage actor.

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Career

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Kilpatrick attended Lincoln University and earned a degree in drama before he began acting. Encouraged by Billie Holiday, Kilpatrick began his career in 1959 in the Broadway production of A Raisin in the Sun. In the 1960s, he mainly guest-starred in television roles and bit parts in movies. His primary acting talents were showcased in stage and theater work, which he remained active in until his death. Kilpatrick was co-founder of the Kilpatrick-Cambridge Theatre Arts School in Hollywood, California. He was also the first African-American member of the Lincoln Center Repertory Company.

Personal life and death

Kilpatrick was married 47 years to the singer and stage performer Helena Ferguson from 1957 until his death from lung cancer in 2004. Kilpatrick had five children: actor and composer Lincoln Kilpatrick, Jr.; writer, director and actor DaCarla Kilpatrick; actor and director Erik Kilpatrick; actor Jozella Reed; and producer Marjorie L. Kilpatrick.

Filmography

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References

Lincoln Kilpatrick Wikipedia


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