Actor/comedianDied when: 48 years 71 days (578 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Wallace Maynard Cox (December 6, 1924 – February 15, 1973) was an American actor and comedian, particularly associated with the early years of television in the United States.
He appeared in the U.S. television series Mister Peepers from 1952 to 1955, plus several other popular shows, and as a character actor in over 20 films.
Cox was the voice of the animated canine superhero Underdog of the TV show of the same name.Although often cast as meek, he was actually quite athletic, as well as a military veteran.
He married three times.Cox was also featured in the first episode of the television series Mission: Impossible.