Gavin Macleod

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Allan George William See
  • Birth Place: Mount Kisco, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/28/1931, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; host
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Gavin Macleod Fast Facts:
  • Raised in Pleasantville, NY.
  • Won a drama scholarship to attend Ithaca College; received an honorary doctorate of fine arts from the institution in 1984 and a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2005.
  • Served three years in the Air Force.
  • Made Broadway debut in the 1955 production of A Hatful of Rain.
  • First film role was in the 1958 biographical drama I Want to Live! 
  • Starred in two iconic television comedies: CBS's The Mary Tyler Moore Show and ABC's The Love Boat
  • Was a spokesman for Princess Cruises after The Love Boat went off the air in 1986.
  • Divorced second wife Patti in 1982, but the pair reconciled and remarried in 1985. The duo would later host the TBN talk show Back on Course.
  • Gavin Macleod Relationships:
  • Ron See - Brother
  • Keith MacLeod - Son
  • Margaret See - Mother
  • Joan Rootvik - Ex-wife
  • David MacLeod - Son
  • Julie MacLeod - Daughter
  • Meghan MacLeod - Daughter
  • Patti Steele - Wife
  • George See - Father
  • Gavin Macleod Awards:
  • 1982 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1981 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1979 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1977 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 1975 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • College:
  • Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY (BFA in Drama, 1952)

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