What do you know about Eric
Celebrities Trivia quiz.
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1) He was born Edward Heddy,
Jr. in Santa Paula, California. WHAT is his date of
May 4, 1925
June 4, 1925
July 4, 1925
August 4, 1925
2) At the age of eight,
Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his
abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight
injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his
mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer.
What military unit did Fleming
serve with during World War 2?
4) During military service,
his face was shattered when a 200-pound block of steel slipped
from a hoist. A long convalescence and four plastic
5) From 1946 to 1957,
Fleming appeared on stage in Chicago and New York with featured
roles in numerous plays on Broadway.
WHAT is NOT a
play he appeared in?
"My Three Angels"
“Bad Day at Black Rock?
"No Time For Sergeants"
6) Fleming starred in the
live TV network series "Major Dell Conway of the Flying Tigers"
(1951). After a summer hiatus, the program changed
networks and he was replaced.
WHAT was the original
7) In 1955, Fleming had his
first movie role.
WHAT was the movie?
Conquest of Space
Attack on Mars
8) WHO was his co-star in Queen
of Outer Space (1958)?
Zsa Zsa Gabor
9) Fleming has a part as Edgar Hill
in WHAT 1966 film?
The Glass Bottom Boat
Man With No Name
10) Fleming was signed to
star in High Jungle, an MGM adventure film
shot in Peru. On September 28, 1966, while filming a dangerous
scene, his dugout canoe overturned in the Huallaga River.
Actor Nico Minardos managed to swim to safety, but Fleming was
swept away by the current and drowned.
Eric Fleming buried?
Alameda Presbyterian Cemetery, Fremont,
University of Peru, Lima, Peru
City Memorial Park Cemetery, Kalamazoo,
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown