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Actor who became famous for his one-man show, Mark Twain Tonight, and for his title role in the Lincoln television series of the mid-1970s. He also appeared on such television programs as Pueblo and The Bold Ones: The Senator.
During World War II, he served in the United States Army.
He was nominated for an Academy Award for his work in Into the Wild.
How did Hal Holbrook die?
Death. Holbrook died at his home in Beverly Hills, California, on January 23, 2021, at age 95; no cause was given.
|Cause of death||Natural Causes|
|Age of death||95 years|
|Birthday||February 17, 1925|
|Death date||January 23, 2021|
|Place of death||Beverly Hills, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"Man is the religious animal. He is the only one that's got true religion, several of them."Hal Holbrook
"One of the problems with putting Huck Finn into a movie or on the stage is, you always make the white people stupid and racist. The point is, they don't know they're racist."Hal Holbrook
"To communicate with each other, we got to get mad at each other sometimes."Hal Holbrook
"We live in a democracy. We have this extraordinary opportunity to use our mind and say what we think, speak as we think. Sometimes what we say is objectionable to other people. But that is part of a free society."Hal Holbrook
"I developed a resistance to authority. Not to discipline - I learned that. But to authority. I like to think for myself. And I like to cause trouble."Hal Holbrook