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RIP Don Grady, who you may remember as Robbie Douglas on...

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by TigerVols, Jun 27, 2012.

  1. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    ..My Three Sons.


    Loved his obit on A-1 in the Client.
  2. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    My Three Sons was on the air for 12 years? Damn.
  3. Dyno

    Dyno Well-Known Member

    Ever since I heard the news, the damn show's theme song has been stuck in my head.
  4. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Without looking it up: Who played the other brothers?
  5. doctorx

    doctorx Member

    Tim Considine (the soldier slapped by General Patton) played Mike, who got the Chuck Cunningham treatment when CBS took over the series from ABC. Stanley Livingston played Chip and Barry Livingston was Ernie.
  6. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member

    And the two Uncle Charleys? (tick, tick, tick)
  7. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    William Demarest was one.
  8. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member

    You get half-credit ..... William Frawley was the other. He was Fred on I Love Lucy.
  9. fossywriter8

    fossywriter8 Active Member

    I was only 3 when the series ended, but I remember watching the re-runs (along with several other '60s and early-'70s shows) while growing up.
  10. westcoastvol

    westcoastvol Active Member


    I LOVED M3S, mostly because my sister was a major c-word and I essentially grew up as an only child.

    RIP. Say hi to Steve, Bub and Uncle Charley.
  11. Double J

    Double J Active Member

    Except Frawley played Bub, the boys' maternal grandfather. Charley was Bub's brother, if I remember correctly.
  12. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    The most unintentionally funny thing I ever read in my life was a 1988 Indianapolis 500 yearbook story about Tim Considine.

    Then, as now, the Indy 500 couldn't draw dick for real celebrities. It was probably worse then if that can be believed.

    Considine was the celebrity IMS feted. In 1988.

    The story was two pages long and made Considine out to be Robert Redford. I believe Dan "Pee Wee from Porky's" Monahan, who is from Indiana, also had a story devoted to him in the same yearbook, but not as long.

    It was hilarious. I wish I still had it.
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