Frank Albertson (February 2, 1909 – February 29, 1964) was an American character actor who made his debut in a minor part in Hollywood at age thirteen. He had supporting roles in classics such as It's a Wonderful Life (1946) and Psycho (1960).
His last appearance was on The Andy Griffith Show, in which he played a Marine commander completing an inspection. The episode aired on May 19, 1964, three months after Albertson died.
Albertson died in his sleep at his home in Santa Monica, California, on February 29, 1964, aged 55. His cause of death was of an apparent heart attack. He was survived by his second wife, Grace Gillern Albertson, and his five children from his two marriages. He was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, California.