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Tex Ritter [pictures] [edit]
Born: 1905-01-12
Death: 1974-01-02
He was an actor who appeared in such movies as "Sing a Country Song", "The Girl From Tobacco Row", "Down Liberty Road", "Apache Ambush", "Flaming Bullets", "Marked for Murder", "Gangsters of the Frontier", "Marshal of Gunsmoke", "Raiders of San Joaquin", "Deep in the Heart of Texas", "Lone Star Vigilantes", "Take Me Back to Oklahoma", "Rainbow Over the Range", "Westbound Stage", "Sundown on the Prairie", "Tex Rides with the Boy Scouts", "Trouble in Texas" and "Song of the Gringo". As a singer, he recorded such songs as "I'm Wasting My Tears on You", "You Two-Timed Me Once Too Often", "You Will Have to Pay", "Deck of Cards", I Dreamed of a Hillbilly Heaven", "I've Done the Best I Could", "I Don't Care Since You Told Me Goodbye", "I'm Gonna Leave You Like I Found You", "Remember Me", "Git Along Little Dogies", "Dust on on My Saddle", "High, Wide and Handsome", "Tombstone, Arizona", "Arizona Days", "My Sweet Chiquita", "Too Late To Worry, Too Blue To Cry", "High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me, Oh My Darlin')" and "I'll Wait For You, Dear". His wife was actress Dorothy Fay, son was actor John Ritter and grandson is actor Jason Ritter.
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