Murray Hamilton

Murray Hamilton bio

Birth Name: Murray Hamilton

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: NC

Date Of Birth: March 24, 1923

Date Of Death: September 1, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Murray Hamilton was born on the 24th of March, 1923. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. He played the stubborn Amity Island mayor, Larry Vaughn, in the thriller Jaws and its sequel Jaws II. His other well-known films include The Hustler, The Amityville Horror, and The Graduate.

Murray Hamilton was born in NC. He began his acting career in 1945 on the Broadway stage, where he later won a Tony Award for Absence of a Cello. According to the scenarist on Jaws, he got the part of the mayor by being able to portray “weakness disguised as strength.”

Murray Hamilton was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Murray Hamilton was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Murray Hamilton 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".


Murray’s Murray Hamilton attended Washington High School, Washington, North Carolina, United States.


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

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Personal Life

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

Murray Hamilton was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Murray Hamilton
RELIGION: Christian
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Murray Hamilton was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Murray Hamilton was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Murray Hamilton had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Murray Hamilton’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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