Peter Lee Lawrence

Biography

Date of Birth 21 February 1944, Lindau, Bavaria, Germany Date of Death 20 April 1974, Rome, Lazio, Italy (cancer) Birth Name Karl Hyrenbach Mini Biography Blond German youth Peter Lee Lawrence, who made his uncredited debut in Sergio Leone "For A Few Dollars More" (1965), was the hero in many Spaghetti Westerns. His short cinematographic history can be enclosed in nine years of Italo-Spain co-productions. His recent films include thriller-drama "Giorni d'amore sul filo di una lama" (1973), where he played with his long time partner, the blond German actress Erica Blanc, and Italian horror "Bacio di una morta" (1974). In 1972 Lawrence began suffering from headaches. Once filming finished on Los Caballeros del Botón de Ancla, he was admitted to the Foundation Jimenez Diaz Hospital in Madrid, where he was operated on by Dr. Sixto Obrador. The surgery was a success, but the biopsy report revealed it was glioblastoma. He moved to Zurich, where, under the auspices of Professor Wolfgang Horst, he began both chemo and radium treatment. On the 25th of March 1974, Lawrence was admitted to the Villa Stuart Clinic in Rome with severe stomach pains. He died on April 20th 1974, at ten past three in the morning. At the time of his death he was married to actress Cristina Galbó. Spouse Cristina Galbó (1969 - 19 April 1974) (his death)

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Black Beauty

Gervaise

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Hell in Normandy

Lt. Strobel

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Amour et mort dans le jardin des dieux

Manfredi

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Sein Wechselgeld ist Blei

Johs Lee

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Ultimate Gunfighte

Johnny Mounters (as Arthur Grant)

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Ein Colt für 100 Särge

Jim Slade

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Dead Are Countless

Johnny

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Sabata the Killer

Peter

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Winchester, Uno entre Mil

Jess Bryan

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Raise Your Hands, Dead Man, You're Under Arrest

Sando Kid

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Of Love and Eggs

Stefano Bruni

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Il Bacio di una Morta

Andrea Valverde

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My Wife, a Body to Love

Marco Santi

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Amour et mort dans le jardin des dieux

Manfredi

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The Long Arm of the Godfather

Vincenzo - 'Raffica'

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Black Beauty

Gervaise

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Raise Your Hands, Dead Man, You're Under Arrest

Sando Kid

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Sabata the Killer

Peter

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Dead Are Countless

Johnny

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They Paid with Bullets

Erik

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Ein Colt für 100 Särge

Jim Slade

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Hell in Normandy

Lt. Strobel

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Winchester, Uno entre Mil

Jess Bryan

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Ultimate Gunfighte

Johnny Mounters (as Arthur Grant)

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Sein Steckbrief ist kein Heiligenbild

William H. Bonney (Billy el Niño)

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Killer Caliber .32

Silver

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Sein Wechselgeld ist Blei

Johs Lee

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For a Few Dollars More

Mortimer's Brother-in-Law (uncredited)

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