Ted Cassidy

Ted Cassidy bio

Birth Name: Ted Cassidy

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Pittsburgh

Date Of Birth: July 31, 1932

Date Of Death: January 16, 1979

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Ted Cassidy was born on the 31st of July, 1932. He was famous for being a TV Actor. Best known for his role as Lurch from The Addams Family and being the voice of 1970s television version of The Incredible Hulk.

Ted Cassidy was born in Pittsburgh. In college, he was very involved in student government and the basketball team. He played unusual and very tall characters in the series, Star Trek and I Dream of Jeannie.

Ted Cassidy was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Ted Cassidy 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.

Ted Cassidy 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.


Ted’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Ted Cassidy was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ted Cassidy
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Ted Cassidy 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: Ted Cassidy was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Ted Cassidy 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.

Ted Cassidy’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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