Barnard Hughes

Barnard Hughes
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Hughes as Dr. Joe Bogert on Doc, 1975.
BornBernard Aloysius Kiernan Hughes
(1915-07-16)July 16, 1915
Bedford Hills, New York, U.S.
DiedJuly 11, 2006(2006-07-11) (aged 90)
New York City, New York, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active1939–2000
Spouse(s)
Helen Stenborg (m. 1950)
Children2
With cast of Doc. Standing, L-R: Irwin Corey and Mary Wickes. Seated: Elizabeth Wilson and Barnard Hughes (1975)

Bernard Aloysius Kiernan "Barnard" Hughes (July 16, 1915 – July 11, 2006) was an American actor of television, theater and film. Hughes became famous for a variety of roles; his most-notable roles came after middle age, and he was often cast as a dithering authority figure or grandfatherly elder.

Personal life

Hughes was born in Bedford Hills, New York, the son of Irish immigrants Marcella "Madge" (née Kiernan) and Owen Hughes.[1][2] He attended La Salle Academy and Manhattan College in New York City. Hughes served in the United States Army during World War II. Hughes was married to actress Helen Stenborg. They married on April 19, 1950, and remained married until his death. Hughes was five days shy of his ninety-first birthday when he died. The Hugheses had two children, the theatre director Doug Hughes, and a daughter, Laura. Hughes and his wife are interred at Church of the Transfiguration, Episcopal (Manhattan) in New York City.

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