Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Denny Miller at far right

image number:

P0052424

description:

This image scanned from page 68 (Kindergarten class page) of the 1940 Jordannus yearbook of Indiana University's University School (K-12).

Denny Miller can be seen at extreme right. His father, Bernard Miller, taught at Indiana University. Denny would later play basketball at UCLA and would become the first blond Tarzan playing in 1959's "Tarzan, the Ape Man". Probably Denny's most famous rolls were those of the character Duke Shannon on the television show "Wagon Train"; Wyoming Bill Kelso in "The Party" with Peter Sellers, and Tank Gates on an episode of "The Brady Bunch".

He had many other roles on shows such as "Gilligan's Island", "Battlestar Galactica", "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman", "Magnum, P.I.", "MASH", "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century", "Laramie", and "The Rifleman", etc, etc.

He also played the Gorton's Fisherman in television commercials for fourteen years.

date taken:

1940

photographer studio:

Jordannus

accession number:

2369

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Miller, Dennis Linn "Denny"

building name:

University School (1938)

building name:

Simon Music Library and Recital Center, Bess Meshulam (1938)

corporate name:

University School

topic:

Actors

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Children

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups