Martin Balsam

Martin Balsam bio

Birth Name: Martin Henry Balsam

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: The Bronx

Date Of Birth: November 4, 1919

Date Of Death: February 13, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Martin Balsam was born on the 4th of November, 1919. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. Best Supporting Actor who appeared in A Thousand Clowns in 1965. He also portrayed private investigator Milton Arbogast in the classic horror film, Psycho .

Martin Balsam was born in The Bronx. He studied drama before joining the U.S. Air Force during WWII. He was born to Jewish parents in the Bronx, and played Detective Milton Arbogast in Hitchcock’s Psycho.

Martin Balsam was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Martin Balsam was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Martin Henry Balsam 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".


Martin’s Martin Henry Balsam attended DeWitt Clinton High School, The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States (1938).


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

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Personal Life

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

Martin Balsam was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Martin Henry Balsam
NICKNAME: The Bronx Barrymore
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Martin Balsam was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Martin Balsam was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

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

Martin Balsam’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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