Shep Houghton

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Shep Houghton
BornGeorge Shephard Houghton
(1914-06-04) June 4, 1914 (age 100)
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active1927–75
Children2
 
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Shep Houghton
BornGeorge Shephard Houghton
(1914-06-04) June 4, 1914 (age 100)
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active1927–75
Children2

George Shephard "Shep" Houghton (born June 4, 1914) is an American actor and dancer. He is known for his role in Gone with the Wind.

Early life[edit]

Houghton was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on June 4, 1914.

His family moved to Hollywood for business reasons in 1927, settling not far from Paramount Pictures' studios.

Career[edit]

In 1927, Shep made his first film. It was the Underworld. It was a silent movie. In the early 1950s he worked for television, mostly as a dancer. [1]

Personal life[edit]

In 1935 he married Jane Rosily Kellogg. The couple divorced in 1945. He married actress Geraldine Farnum in 1946, but they divorced in 1948. Shep had two children. He married Mel Carter in 1975.

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