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George Cross was an Australian actor.
He was best known for his role as Desk Sergeant Frank Gilroy in the long-running Australian police drama series 'Homicide' from 1964 to 1973. Born on July 1, 1920, in Queensland, Australia, Cross grew up in a family of seven children. He enlisted in the Australian Army in World War II and served as a signals operator in New Guinea.
After the war, Cross pursued an acting career and first appeared on stage in Sydney in 1946. He went on to perform in numerous stage productions and television series, including an episode in the British series 'The Saint' in 1962. In addition to his acting work, he was also a radio presenter and hosted the 'George Cross Show' on 3AW radio in Melbourne.
Cross died on April 11, 2003, at the age of 82 after a long illness. He is remembered as one of Australia's most beloved actors and a pioneer in the country's television and theatre industry.
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