Edward Herrmann


July 21, 1943 in Washington, D.C., USA

December 31, 2014 in New York City, New York, USA

Edward Herrmann (1943 - 2014)

  • actor

Edward Kirk Herrmann, born July 21, 1943, in Washington, D.C., was an American television and film actor.

He is best known for his Emmy-nominated portrayals of Franklin D. Roosevelt on television, to younger generations for his role as Richard Gilmore in Gilmore Girls, as a ubiquitous narrator for historical programs on the History Channel, and as the spokesperson for Dodge automobiles in the 1990s.

Hermann died from brain cancer, Wednesday, December 31, 2014, in a hospital in New York City.

Rex Rexroth

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