Lincoln Kirkpatrick appears as George's doctor in a Season 7 episode of "The Jeffersons".
|Born:||February 12, 1932|
|Birthplace:||St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.|
|Died||May 18, 2004(aged 72)|
|Deathplace:||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Spouse(s):||Helen Ferguson Kilpatrick, 1957-2004, his death|
|Appeared on:||The Jeffersons|
|Episodes appeared in:||"The Jeffersons Go to Hawaii: Part One" (Season 7)|
|Character played:||George's doctor|
Lincoln Kilpatrick (February 12, 1932 – May 18, 2004) appeared as George's physician in the Season 7 episode "The Jeffersons Go to Hawaii: Part One".
Born in St. Louis, MO, Lincoln attended Lincoln University in Missouri, and earned a degree in drama before he began acting. Encouraged by Billie Holiday, Kilpatrick began his career in 1959 in the Broadway production of A Raisin in the Sun. In the 1960s, he mainly guest-starred in television roles and bit parts in movies. His primary acting talents were showcased in stage and theater work, which he remained active in until his death. Kilpatrick was co-founder of the Kilpatrick-Cambridge Theatre Arts School in Hollywood, CA. He was also the first African-American member of the Lincoln Center Repertory Company.
Personal life and deathEdit
Kilpatrick was married 47 years to the singer and stage performer Helena Ferguson from 1957 until his death from lung cancer in 2004. Kilpatrick had five children: composer Lincoln Kilpatrick, Jr.; writer, director and actor DaCarla Kilpatrick; actor and director Erik Kilpatrick; actor Jozella Reed; and producer Marjorie L. Kilpatrick.
- ↑ Veteran actor Lincoln Kilpatrick succumbs at 73 in Los Angeles, 2004-06-14. Jet magazine, accessed 2008-10-28.
- ↑ "Lincoln Kilpatrick, 72, Theater and Film Actor". The New York Times. 2004-05-30. http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9F05EED61639F933A05756C0A9629C8B63. Retrieved 2008-10-28.
- Lincoln Kilpatrick at the Internet Movie Database
- Lincoln Kilpatrick at the Internet Broadway Database
- Lincoln Kilpatrick at Find a Grave
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