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Fri, 10.19.1934

Lloyd Haynes, TV star of the 1960s

Lloyd Haynes

Lloyd Haynes was born on this date in 1934. He was a Black actor.

Born Samuel Lloyd Haynes in South Bend, IN, he served in the Marines in Korea and was a commander in the Navy.

As an actor, Haynes starred as a history teacher "Pete Dixon" on TV's Room 222, one of the most popular TV shows of the 1960s. The series chronicled the lives of the students and teachers at the fictional Walt Whitman High School.

He also played “Mayor Morgan” on General Hospital, and on Star Trek he played "Lieutenant Alden" in the episode "Where No Man Has Gone Before.” Samuel Lloyd died of lung cancer on January 1, 1987, at the age of only 52.

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