- Category : Entertainment-Actor-Actress
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Informing 1
American actor and singer, a popular musical comedy star of the '50s. He made a film debut in "The Big Punch," 1948 and was seen in five films with Doris Day. Perhaps his best-known role was singing in the film "Oklahoma," 1955.
MacRae married on 5/21/1941; four kids. He divorced after 26 years, in 1967 and married again on 9/26/1967; one daughter. His family life was one of turmoil due to his alcohol abuse that lasted up to shortly before his death. In 1953 he was wiped out in a financial scandal when it was found that he owed the IRS almost a half-million dollars in back taxes.
After having a viral illness for two weeks, MacRae collapsed on 1/10/1982 and was hospitalized. He developed cancer of the jaw and died on 1/24/1986, Lincoln, NE.