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American actor

Tom Drake is ...

Born 5 Aug 1918 in Brooklyn
Died 11 Aug 1982 in Torrance
Age64 years
Causelung cancer
Tom Drake
Tom Drake
Cropped screenshot of Tom Drake from the trailer for the film Meet Me in St. Louis.

About Tom Drake

Tom Drake (August 5, 1918 – August 11, 1982), born Alfred Sinclair Alderdice in Brooklyn, New York, was an American actor. Drake made films starting in 1940 and continuing until the mid-1970s, and also made TV acting appearances.


Drake died of lung cancer on August 11, 1982. He is interred at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California.


Tom Drake has worked on the following films: