Ray Walston’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 2, 1914

Death Date

January 1, 2001

Age of Death

86 years

Cause of Death



TV Actor

The tv actor Ray Walston died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Most prominently known for his role of the mysterious Uncle Martin on My Favorite Martian. He is also known as Mr. Hand in Fast Times at Ridgemont High.

He married Ruth Calvert in 1943 and they had one child.



“I didn’t study acting.” (Ray Walston)


“I suppose when I was a kid, and I went to movies, and later went to some plays on my own when I got a little older, in New Orleans, where I was living then, I zeroed in on the actor.” (Ray Walston)


“I was very conscious of the actor; watched what he did.” (Ray Walston)


“I have worked with some very great directors.” (Ray Walston)


“If it’s not in New York, let’s say it’s in St. Louis, then they’ve got to find a place or get with someone who knows about the work… they’ve got to find a place like that and do scenes, and then try to get in plays.” (Ray Walston)