Roddy McDowall

Roddy McDowall bio

Birth Name: Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude McDowall

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 17, 1928

Date Of Death: October 3, 1998

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Roddy McDowall was born on the 17th of September, 1928. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Accomplished actor who played Cornelius and Caesar in Planet of the Apes. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Octavian in the 1963 film, Cleopatra.

Roddy McDowall was born in England. When he was ten, he debuted as an actor with small roles in various movies such as Yellow Sands and Scruffy. He played a role in the 1967 film, The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin.

Roddy McDowall was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Roddy McDowall 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.

Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude McDowall 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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Roddy McDowall’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Roddy McDowall’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Roddy McDowall was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude McDowall
RELIGION: Christian
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Roddy McDowall 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: Roddy McDowall was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Roddy McDowall 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.

Roddy McDowall’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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