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Wayne Rogers

Wayne RogersBorn: 7-Apr-1933
Birthplace: Birmingham, AL
Died: 31-Dec-2015
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Trapper John on M*A*S*H

Military service: US Navy

Actor best known for playing Trapper John in the first three seasons of M*A*S*H, opposite Alan Alda as Hawyeye. He later had featured roles on House Calls and Murder, She Wrote.

After his acting career, he became a successful financial advisor and money manager. He testified twice before Congress opposing the repeal of banking and finance regulations enacted in the Glass–Steagal Act of 1933, which most experts agree led to the financial crisis of 2007–08.

Wife: Mitzi (m. 1960, div. 1979)
Wife: Amy Hirsh (m. 8-Dec-1988, until his death)

    High School: Ramsay High School, Birmingham, AL
    University: Princeton University

    SPORTS FRANCHISE HISTORY
    Oakland Athletics minority owner

    TELEVISION
    Murder, She Wrote Charlie Garrett (1993-95)
    City of Angels Jake Axminster (1976)
    House Calls Dr. Charley Michaels (1979-82)
    M*A*S*H Trapper John (1972-75)
    Stagecoach West Luke Perry (1960-61)

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Nobody Knows Anything! (2003) · Gus Schnook
    Miracle Dogs (2003) · Dr. Marchant
    Three Days of Rain (May-2002)
    Frozen with Fear (2000)
    Ghosts of Mississippi (20-Dec-1996)
    Miracle Landing (11-Feb-1990)
    Bluegrass (28-Feb-1988)
    The Killing Time (23-Oct-1987)
    The Gig (26-Nov-1985)
    I Dream of Jeannie: 15 Years Later (20-Oct-1985)
    The Hot Touch (Sep-1981)
    Once in Paris... (9-Nov-1978)
    It Happened One Christmas (11-Dec-1977)
    Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan (20-Feb-1975)
    Pocket Money (1-Feb-1972)
    WUSA (19-Aug-1970)
    Cool Hand Luke (1-Nov-1967) · Gambler
    Chamber of Horrors (19-Oct-1966) · Sgt. Albertson
    The Glory Guys (7-Jul-1965) · Lt. Mike Moyan
    Odds Against Tomorrow (15-Oct-1959) · Soldier in Bar


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