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Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden


Howard Duff

Recorded August 25th, 1975 - 29 min

Actor who was the star of The Adventures of Sam Spade, he helped supply stateside radio programs for military listeners during World War II, he appeared in movies and on TV in addition to his radio work. He was born August 24, 1913 and had turned 62 the day before our conversation at his beach house on Sea Level Drive, just north of the Malibu Colony along the Pacific Ocean in Southern California.  He died July 8, 1990 at age 76.

Adventures of Sam Spade 8/1/48 - Dry Martini Caper

Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Howard Duff as Sam Spade, Detective on August 1st, 1948 and an episode entitled "The Dry Martini Caper".

One Comment

  1. Cassandra Morrison says... comment left on June 4, 2012 at 12:43 pm

    Younger visitors to this site will be interested to know that Hillary Duff is his niece.