Biography - A Short Wiki
Played the role of Colonel Sherman Potter on the television series, M*A*S*H and Officer Bill Gannon on Dragnet.
He married Eileen Detchon in 1940, and together they had four children.
How did Harry Morgan die?
Harry Morgan's death was caused by pneumonia.
|Cause of death||Pneumonia|
|Age of death||96 years|
|Birthday||April 10, 1915|
|Death date||December 7, 2011|
|Place of death||Brentwood, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I don’t know if ‘M*A*S*H’ made me a better actor, but I know it made me a better human being.Harry Morgan
Television allowed me to kick the Hollywood habit of typing an actor in certain roles.Harry Morgan
The thing that made ‘M*A*S*H’ so good was the fact that we did have those relationships off-camera and took them on-camera.Harry Morgan
A lot of people live much more simply than in the old days. That doesn’t bother me. Keeping busy is the problem. Television guest shot fees are going down. You can do a dozen guest shots a year, but you’re not making that much money.Harry Morgan
If I had had to struggle at the beginning like most actors… I’d never have stuck it out. But having such complete success at the beginning, I was stuck with being an actor for life.Harry Morgan