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Birth Name: Robert Archibald Shaw

Born: 9 August 1927 Died: 28 August 1978

Country of origin: United Kingdom

Height: 5' 10"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Virginia Jansen


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Description: Robert Archibald Shaw was born on August 9, 1927 in Westhoughton, Lancashire, England. Robert was the eldest son of Doctor Thomas Archibald Shaw and Doreen Nora Avery. The former Miss Avery met Shaw's father while she was a nurse at the hospital in Truro, Cornwall. His father was an alcoholic and a manic depressive; he committed suicide when Robert was only 12. He had three sisters, Elizabeth, Joanna and Wendy and one brother, Alexander. As a boy, he attended Truro and was quite an athlete, competing in rugby, squash and track events but turned down an offer for a scholarship at 17 to go to London with furthering education in ... (more)
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1. Highway Patrol (1955)
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"Quint from Jaws (1975) "This shark, swallow you whole.""


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Premature Deaths (Actors and Actresses) (130 person items)

"Died: August 28, 1978 (aged 51) Cause of death: Heart attack "


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Great Male Performances (88 person items)

"in Jaws (1975) "


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Best perfomances in cinema (89 person items)

"Sam Quint in Jaws (1975) "


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British Baddies (45 person items)

" Film: The Taking of Pelham One Two Three Character: Mr. Blue "


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"Jaws"


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"#109as King Henry VIII in "A Man for All Seasons" (1966)"


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Bond Villains (79 person items)

"Robert Shaw is also one of the best villains in the series. He plays Red Grant, a spy hired by SPECTRE, through Klebb to kill Bond. His fight with Bond on a train and the dialogue that precedes it are memorable. "



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