|Donald Pleasence Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||October 5, 1919|
|Date of Death||February 2, 1995|
Donald Pleasence was an English actor, stage actor, and voice artist whose film credits include The Beachcomber, Value for Money, The Man in the Sky, A Tale of Two Cities, The Wind Cannot Read, Heart of a Child, The Man Inside, Look Back in Anger, The Flesh and the Fiends, Hell Is a City, A Story of David, No Love for Johnnie, Suspect, THX 1138, The Great Escape, The Caretaker, The Greatest Story Ever Told, The Night of the Generals, You Only Live Twice, Eye of the Devil, The Madwoman of Chaillot, Henry VIII and His Six Wives, Wedding in White, Tales That Witness Madness, Barry McKenzie Holds His Own, Halloween, Wake in Fright, Halloween II, The Eagle Has Landed, The Passover Plot, The Last Tycoon, and Frankenstein’s Great Aunt Tillie.
Donald Henry Pleasence
Donald Pleasence as seen while posing for the camera in London, England in 1973 (Allan Warren / User:Allan warren’s archive / CC BY-SA 3.0)
He was born on October 5, 1919.
On February 2, 1995, Donald Pleasence passed away at the age of 75 in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, France. The cause of the death was complications of heart failure following heart valve replacement surgery.
Worksop, Bassetlaw District, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Donald Pleasence studied at Crosby Junior School in Scunthorpe and Ecclesfield Grammar School near Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire.
Actor, Stage Artist, Voice Actor
- Father – Thomas Stanley Pleasence (Railway Station Master)
- Mother – Alice (née Armitage)
- Others – Edward Armitage (Maternal Grandfather), Alice Hardy (Maternal Grandmother)
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, he had a net worth of $10 Million.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
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Race / Ethnicity
Donald Pleasence was of English descent.
Donald Pleasence as seen in a black-and-white cropped screenshot from the trailer for the film ‘Eye of the Devil’ (Self made screen capture from a public domain film trailer / ‘Eye of the Devil’ trailer / Public Domain)
Salt and Pepper
- Piercing blue eyes
- Intense performances
- Rich smooth voice
Donald Pleasence was cast in a TV commercial for Holsten Pils lager in 1979.
He was raised as a Methodist.
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Featured Image by Allan Warren / User:Allan warren’s archive / CC BY-SA 3.0