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Peter Whitney

Peter Whitney Was My Grandfather

(some misprints include 'Peter Whitley')

Peter King Engle was
Born: May 24, 1916
To James Wilson Rhodes Engle
and Faith Hosford

In Long Branch, New Jersey/USA
He died: March 30, 1972 (heart attack)

Married to: Adrienne Whitney Banker

Children:
Christopher, Joan, and Kaaren

Grandchildren: (Thru Kaaren)
Peter, Kathleen, Mark and Lila

Peter Whitney used Adrienne' s middle name as his alias since good German names like Engle were not acceptable during the early part of his career.

Peter Whitney
As Lafe Crick in Beverly Hillbillies

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Click here for a (nearly?) complete movie & guest appearance listing

Web sites containing video sources, filmography, biography, and miscellaneous information:

IMDb.com - EXTENSIVE list from his career.  Much of the information I have gleaned came from this site!

Liketelevision.com " Classic TV " Beverly Hillbillies

BCentral.com - Adventures of Superman: Episode #47 " The Golden Vulture"

Mstk3kinfo.com " Daddy-O's Drive-In Dirt! Mentions " Lt. Gates / Peter Whitney (Gorilla at Large)" and has great links to MST3K clips from " The Brute Man."

E! Online - Movie credits

Fas.org - Probert Encyclopaedia Mentions career, birth, and death.

perrymasontvseries.com Perry Mason TV Show Actor List  - " W" s

Tvshows-movies.net - Videos See also: Movies Unlimited for additional videos.

What-a-Character.com - Biography & Filmography Film appearances and TV guest appearances.

TV Guide.com - This site includes an extensive listing of the movies.  All but the movies where he was un-credited are listed.  Careful.  There' s a new Peter Whitney.  For the older actor, look for listings before March 30, 1972.

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