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Patrick Cranshaw

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Date of Birth: 1919 , June-17
Date of Death: 2005 , December-28
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 1 Inch
Name Patrick Cranshaw
Birth Name Joseph Patrick Cranshaw
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actor
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Movies Old School
Died December 28, 2005

Quick Timeline of Patrick Cranshaw

1919 Born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States
1960 Made a Film Debut
1968 Married to Afyphee Shaw
2005 Died of pneumonia

Detail Timeline of Patrick Cranshaw

June 17 , 1919

Born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States

Patrick was born on June 17, 1919. He belonged to American nationality and was caucasian by ethnicity. His zodiac was Gemini.


Made a Film Debut

The American actor made his film debut through the movie The Amazing Transparent Man, at the age of 41.

December 28 , 1968

Married to Afyphee Shaw

Patrick married to Afyphee Shaw on December 28, 1968. The relationship lasted for four years until they parted their ways.

December 28 , 2005

Died of pneumonia

The American died at the age of 86 by pneumonia. He was with his family members during the time of his death.


Joseph Patrick Cranshaw, also known as Patrick Cranshaw, was an American actor, best known for his role as a fraternity brother, Joseph Blue Pulaski alongside Will FerrellVince Vaughn in the Dreamwork production comedy movie in 2003. He is also known for his unique look and deadpan humor.

Biography: Early Life

Patrick was born on June 17, 1919, in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. He belonged to American nationality and his birth sign is Gemini. As for his ethnicity, he is a Caucasian.

Patrick CAPTION: Patrick Cranshaw as the role of "Sheriff Bob" SOURCE: Hotflick

At the young age of 5, the American actor used to tap dance for the Women’s Club in his locality. Similarly, He worked as an amateur actor in the theatre at the age of 20.


Before stepping into the film industry, Patrick worked as a stage actor and entertaining American armies before the second world war. Moreover, he was a regular actor alongside Linda Lavin, an American actress, and singer, in a famous bar in the sitcom Alice.

The American actor made his film debut at the age of 41 when he got the chance to play in the movie The Amazing Transparent Man in 1960.

Similarly, he played over 40 films and some of them are The 7th Commandment (1961), The Yesterday Machine (1963), Hip Hot and 21 (1967), Bonnie and Clyde (1967), Bandolero! (1968), Nightmare Honeymoon (1974), Thunder and Lightning (1977), The Beverly Hillbillies (1993) and many more.

Altogether, he made the appearance in 102 different movies and TV shows in his on-screen acting career of 4 decades. In his last years, he starred as Sheriff Bob in the movie Air Buddies which released in 2006.

Net worth

Patrick worked as a stage actor and on-screen actor for sixty years and worked in numerous films and projects. He had accumulated a decent net worth to live a luxurious life.

An average wage of an actor in the United States is $50.88 per hour. So we can assume, he had pretty much for his savings.

However, the actual net worth is not available.

Personal Life: Relationship

The American actor married Afyphee Shaw on December 28, 1968. The couple was blessed with five children: Janet Cranshaw, Frederick Cranshaw, Beverly Cranshaw, Joe Cranshaw, and Bobbie Jean Cranshaw. The relationship did not last long as they parted their ways in 1973.

The American actor was unhealthy during his last year and died of pneumonia on December 28, 2005.

Age, Height, and Statistics

Age: At the time of his death, Patrick was of 86-year-old.

Height: He had a short height of 5 feet 1 inch or 1.55 meters.

Weight: His weight is unknown.

Eye Color: The American actor had expressive blue eyes.

Hair Color: His hair was brown during his young age which greyed with age.

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