Canadian-born American actor, voice actorDied when: 85 years 133 days (1024 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Henry Corden (born Henry Cohen;January 6, 1920 – May 19, 2005) was a Canadian-American actor, best known for taking over the role of Fred Flintstone after Alan Reed's death in 1977.
His official debut as Fred's new voice was in the 1965 Hanna-Barbera record, Saving Mr.Flintstone, although he had previously provided the singing voice for Reed in the 1966 theatrical film The Man Called Flintstone and the Hanna-Barbera specials Alice in Wonderland or What's a Nice Kid Like You Doing in a Place Like This? (1966) and Energy: A National Issue (1977).
He took over the role as Fred Flintstone full time starting with the syndicated weekday series Fred Flintstone and Friends for which he provided voice-overs on brief bumper clips shown in-between segments.