George Murphy Overview:

Legendary actor, George Murphy, was born George Lloyd Murphy on Jul 4, 1902 in New Haven, CT. Murphy died at the age of 89 on May 3, 1992 in Palm Beach, FL .



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. George Murphy's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #111 on Nov 8, 1954. Murphy was never nominated for an Academy Award. However he won one Honorary Award in 1950 for his services in interpreting the film industry to the country at large .

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Classic Movie Travels:

By Annette Bochenek on Dec 3, 2020 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

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Marathon Stars Blogathon:

By Bonnie on Mar 13, 2016 From Classic Reel Girl

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George Murphy Quotes:

Johnny Demming: Here we are - three weeks before the opening and we haven't got a leading lady.

Jo Hayden: Gee what do you do when you love somebody so much, and they don't even know you're around?
Jimmy K. Metcalf: I dunno Jo. I guess you just keep right on loving them.

Jerry Jones: Will you marry me tonight?
Ethel: Well, of course.
Jerry Jones: Wonderful. Congratulations, darling, you're a war bride. I've just been drafted.

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