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Chet Allen (actor, born 1928)

Chet Allen was an American actor. Allen was born in Chickasha, the seat of Grady County, Oklahoma on August 17, 1928. Allen was known for his supporting role as the 31-year-old "Slats" in the 1959-1960 NBC adventure/drama television series The Troubleshooters with costars Keenan Wynn and Bob Mathias; the half-hour, black-and-white program was about unusual events of a rescue nature, regarding an international construction company. Forrest Compton and the stunt actor Carey Loftin appeared in the 26-week series; the series is notable for being directed by a young Robert Altman, whom Allen was close friends with and once related to by marriage. He was an art director for the films The Delinquents, The Magic Bond, Honeymoon for Harriet. In 1964, Allen, at thirty-six, made his last acting appearance as a hoodlum in the film and the Seven Hoods. In 1987, he was production designer for the USA network film, P. K. and the Kid, starring Molly Ringwald in the role of P. K. Bayette; the picture was filmed around Colorado.

After transitioning from the film industry to construction in the early 1960s, Allen became a sought-after designer and builder of swimming pools in the Los Angeles area. A father of six, Allen died at the age of 82 on April 19, 2011 of lung cancer at his home in Topanga, California. Chet Allen on IMDb

Bill Miklich

William John Miklich was an American football center and linebacker in the National Football League for the New York Giants and the Detroit Lions. He played college football at the University of Idaho, he was a World War II veteran of the U. S. Marines. Miklich attended West Allis High School in West Allis, Wisconsin where he was named All-Conference in 1938, he played quarterback and punter, his coach Neil Gonyo described Miklich as the greatest fullback he coached at West Allis. He became the starting linebacker for the University of Idaho. Bill Miklich at Find a Grave