Lindsey in 1973
|Born||December 17, 1928|
Fairfield, Alabama, U.S.
|Died||May 6, 2012 (aged 83)|
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
|Resting place||Oak Hill Cemetery, Jasper, Alabama, U.S.|
|Education||Walker High School|
|Alma mater||University of North Alabama American Theatre Wing|
|Occupation||Actor Stand up comedian voice actor comedian|
|Known for||"Goober Pyle"|
|Home town||Jasper, Alabama, U.S.|
|Television||The Andy Griffith Show|
The Twilight Zone
|Spouse(s)||Joyanne Herbert |
(m. 1955-1991; divorced)
George Lindsey, Jr.
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George Smith Lindsey was born in Fairfield, Alabama on December 17, 1928.
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The character he played on The Andy Griffith Show was the cousin of Gomer Pyle. Gomer was played by Jim Nabors. One funny thing Goober did on the show was the "Goober Dance". It was a bad Cary Grant impression.
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