Edward Platt bio

Birth Name: Edward Cuthbert Platt

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1916

Date Of Death: March 19, 1974

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Edward Platt was born on the 14th of February, 1916. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Though he may be best remembered as The Chief in the NBC spy comedy Get Smart, he more frequently roamed the screens of movie theaters with performances in such films as Rebel Without a Cause, North by Northwest, and the 1962 version of Cape Fear.

Edward Platt was born in New York. Professionally active starting in 1949, he appeared that year in an uncredited role as a Lieutenant in Gates’s Office in I Was a Male War Bride. He worked on Broadway in between that time and 1955 when he really jumped into film. He appeared in guest starring roles in notable TV series such as Bewitched and The Odd Couple.

Edward Platt was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Edward Cuthbert Platt is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Edward Platt’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Edward Platt’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Edward Platt kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Edward Platt was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edward Cuthbert Platt
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Edward Platt was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Edward Platt was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Edward Platt had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Edward Platt’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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