Charles Wood

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Stage Actor
Date of Birth April 23, 1916
Place of Birth Washington
Date of Death May 29, 1978 (62)
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Charles Wood was an American singer and actor. After moving to New York City from Redwood City, California, where he grew up, he appeared in five Broadway musicals in the 1940s and 1950s.

About Charles Wood

American stage actor who performed in numerous Broadway musical productions between 1945 and 1953. His credits include roles in "Kiss Me, Kate" and "Wish You Were Here."

Before Fame

He was born in Seattle, Washington to Cyril Percival Wood and Edith Florence Chamberlain. He graduated from Sequoia Union High School in Redwood City, California.


He made his Broadway debut in a 1945 production of "Up in Central Park."

Family Life

With his wife, Adelaide Marchena, he had three daughters and two sons.


He co-starred with Alfred Drake in the original Broadway production of "Kiss Me, Kate."

Information related to Charles Wood (actor)

  • Male actors from the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Male actors from Seattle
  • American male Shakespearean actors
  • Broadway theatre people
  • American tenors
  • American male musical theatre actors
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