Glenn Corbett

Glenn Corbett bio

Birth Name: Glen Edwin Rothenburg

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: California

Date Of Birth: August 17, 1933

Date Of Death: January 16, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Glenn Corbett was born on the 17th of August, 1933. He was known for being a TV Actor. Remembered best for his role as warp drive inventor Zefram Cochrane on Star Trek and for his portrayal of Vietnam veteran Lincoln Case on Route 66, this screen actor also appeared in such 1970s films as Big Jake and Midway.

Glenn Corbett was born in California. While attending Occidental College in the Los Angeles area, he began acting in student theatrical productions. He made his motion picture debut in a 1959 film noir titled The Crimson Kimono. During the 1980s, he was a series regular on CBS’s Dallas.

Glenn Corbett was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Glenn Corbett was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Glen Edwin Rothenburg is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

Glenn Corbett was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Glen Edwin Rothenburg
NICKNAME: Glenn Robinson
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Glenn Corbett was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Glenn Corbett was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Glenn Corbett had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Glenn Corbett’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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