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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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Oscars 1974 Winners (My Version) (21 movies items)

"Best Supporting Actor! Winner: Robert Shaw, The Sting! Nominees: Vincent Gardenia - Bang the Drum Slowly Jason Miller - The Exorcist Randy Quaid - The Last Detail Max von Sydow - The Exorcist"