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Birth Name: George McFarland
Born: 10/02/1928
Birth Place: Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Death Place: Grapevine, Texas, USA
Died: 06/30/1993

George Robert Phillips McFarland was born on Oct. 21, 1928, in Dallas, TX. One of four children of Robert Emmett McFarland and his wife, the former Virginia Phillips, "Sonny" (as his family dubbed him) began his career in show business as a toddler, modeling children's apparel for the Sam Dysterbach Clothing Company, where his father was credit manager. The chubby-cheeked child also became the public face of Wonder Bread, in print ads and on billboards seen throughout the Dallas Metro-Plex. When he was three years old, McFarland's maternal aunt sent his picture to Hal Roach Studios in Culver City, CA, in answer to a nationwide search for children to appear in Roach's "Our Gang" comedy shorts... Continue Bio >>

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