Neil Hamilton (actor)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Neil Hamilton
Born James Neil Hamilton
September 9, 1899(1899-09-09)
Lynn, Massachusetts
Died September 24, 1984(1984-09-24) (aged 85)
Escondido, California
Cause of death asthma attack
Nationality American
Occupation actor
Years active 1918–1971
Television Batman
Spouse Elsa Whitmer
(m.1922–1984; his death)

James Neil Hamilton (September 9, 1899 – September 24, 1984) was an American actor. He is known for his role as Commissioner Gordon in Batman. During the 1920s he was a minor leading man to major stars.

Hamilton was born on September 9, 1899 in Lynn, Massachusetts. He was married to Elsa Whitmer from 1922 until his death in 1984. They had one child. He is a distant cousin of Margaret Hamilton. Hamilton died on September 24, 1984 in Escondido, California from an asthma attack, aged 85.

Other websites[change | change source]