Ray Danton bio

Birth Name: Raymond Kaplan

Occupation: Film Producer

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: September19, 1931

Date Of Death: February 11, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Ray Danton was born on the 19th of September, 1931. He was known for being a Film Producer. Husband of actress Julie Adams. He starred in many memorable film biographies.

Ray Danton was born in New York. He was on stage throughout most of his college days and then went to London to perform. He played the title role in the gangster classic The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond from 1960.

Ray Danton was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Ray Danton 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.

Raymond Kaplan 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.


Ray’s Raymond Kaplan attended Carnegie Technical School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA and
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.


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

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Personal Life

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

Ray Danton was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Raymond Kaplan
NICKNAME:Raymond Danton, Ray Danton, Raymond Kaplan
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Ray Danton was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Ray Danton was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Ray Danton had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Ray Danton’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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