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Gavin MacLeod


Born - 28 February 1931, Mount Kisco, New York, USA
Died - 29 May 2021

Prematurely bald, nut-faced, genial American actor best remembered as the captain of The Love Boat in 250 episodes of the popular series over a 10-year period. He was also in 168 episodes of The Mary Tyler Moore Show. In his early film years, he was often seen as villains before progressing to mellower roles: The True Story of Lynn Stuart (1957), I Want to Live! (1958), Compulsion (1959), Drum Crazy (1959), High Time (1960), War Hunt (1961), McHale's Navy (1964), Sword of Ali Baba (1965), McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force (1965), The Sand Pebbles (1966), The Party (1968), The Thousand Plane Raid (1969) and Kelly's Heroes (1970); then 30 years of TV work before Time Changer (2002), Checking Out (2005), The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry (2008) and Jimmy's Cafe (2021), his last. Born Allan See, he is survived by Patti, his wife of 47 years, and four children from an earlier marriage.