The movie actor Leo Gordon died at the age of 78. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Television and film actor known for his large build and menacing on-screen persona. He played recurring roles in such television series as Gunsmoke, Adam-12, and The Rockford Files and appeared in such films as My Name is Nobody and Maverick.
His marriage to fellow character actor Lynn Cartwright resulted in a daughter named Tara.
After struggling with a brief illness, Gordon died of cardiac failure in his sleep, aged 78, at his home in Los Angeles, California, on December 26, 2000.