Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Birth Name: Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Death Place: Solvang, California, USA
Born in New York City on Nov. 30, 1918, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. was the only male scion of a well-known performing family. His father, Efrem Zimbalist, Sr., was a noted concert violinist and composer, while his mother, Anna Gluck, was among the most famous vocalists of the early 20th century, and the first artist to record a song that sold over a million copies. Zimbalist, Jr. received a stellar education, including a brief stint at Yale University at the age of 16. He later became a radio page at NBC before enlisting in the Army during World War II. After earning a Purple Heart in combat, Zimbalist returned to the United States and studied acting at both the Yale School of Drama and the Neighb...
'77 Sunset Strip' Star Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Dies At 95
'FBI' Star Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Dead At 95