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Karl Swenson

Mostly Credited As: Karl Swenson
Date Of Birth: July 23, 1908 (Age 70)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York
Date Of Death: October 08, 1978
Cause Of Death: Heart Attack

Karl Swenson



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TV Appearances

Main cast 
Little House on the Prairie (1974) (1974)As: Lars Hanson (S01-S04)
Portia Faces Life (1954)As: Walter Manning #2 (1954-1955)
Lassie (US) (1954)As: Karl Burkholm (1971-1972)
Episode Cast Credits 

Little House on the Prairie (1974) (1974) 
  There's No Place Like Home (2) 05x06: (Oct/16/1978) As Mr. Hanson 
  Mr. Edwards' Homecoming 01x04: (Oct/02/1974) As Mr. Lars Hanson 

The Amazing Spider-Man (1977) 
  Night of the Clones 01x04: (Apr/26/1978) As Doctor Carl Benson 

Cannon (1971) 
  Coffin Corner 04x15: (Jan/15/1975) As Jack Halsey, [Co-Guest Stars]

Happy Days (1974) 
  Richie's Car 02x02: (Sep/17/1974) As detective 

Doc Elliot (1973) 
  The Gold Mine 01x10: (Mar/13/1974) As Mike Shea 

Emergency! (1972) 
  Messin' Around 03x16: (Jan/12/1974) As Gus 

Barnaby Jones (1973) 
  Trial Run for Death 02x05: (Oct/14/1973) As Mr. Fowler 

The Odd Couple (1970) 
  Sometimes a Great Ocean 03x14: (Jan/05/1973) As Captain Potter 

Lassie (US) (1954) 
  Vigil of the Stork 19x12: (Dec/09/1972) As Karl Burkholm, a baker 
  The Doves of Santa Inez 19x02: (Sep/23/1972) As Karl Burkholm, a baker 
  Homecoming 18x05: (Nov/04/1971) As Karl Burkholm 
  Other Pastures, Other Fences 17x17: (Jan/31/1971) As Baird 

Ghost Story (1972) 
  At the Cradle Foot 01x03: (Sep/29/1972) As Ed Barnes 

The Mod Squad (1968) 
  The Cave 04x20: (Feb/08/1972) As Bradshaw 
  Fever 03x12: (Dec/15/1970) As Ben, [Co-Guest Stars]
  Return to Darkness, Return to Light 02x23: (Mar/17/1970) As John Edwards, [Co-Guest Stars]

Gunsmoke (1955) 
  Lavery 16x22: (Feb/22/1971) As Mr. Hubert 
  The Devil's Outpost 15x01: (Sep/22/1969) As McGruder 
  The Newcomers 12x11: (Dec/03/1966) As Lars Karlgren 
  Harvest 11x27: (Mar/26/1966) As Ian McGovern 

Ironside (1967) 
  A Killing at the Track 04x18: (Feb/04/1971) As Vet, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Young Rebels (1970) 
  Valley of the Guns 01x11: (Nov/29/1970) As Parson 

The Immortal (1970) (1970) 
  The Queen's Gambit 01x08: (Nov/12/1970) As Dr. Dominic DiLorenzo 

Hawaii Five-O (1968) (1968) 
  Three Dead Cows at Makapuu (2) 02x24: (Mar/04/1970) As Abel Morgan 
  Three Dead Cows at Makapuu (1) 02x23: (Feb/25/1970) As Abel Morgan 

Mission: Impossible (1966) (1966) 
  The Numbers Game (aka: The Key) 04x02: (Oct/05/1969) As Dr. Ziegler, [Co-Guest Stars]
  The Spy 02x16: (Jan/07/1968) As Colonel Dubov, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Outcasts (US) (1968) 
  Act of Faith 01x16: (Feb/10/1969) As Tom Reed 

The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967) 
  Stopover in a Troubled Town 01x22: (Feb/02/1968) As Walden 

Cimarron Strip (1967) 
  Knife in the Darkness 01x18: (Jan/25/1968) As Dr. Kihlgren 
  Fool's Gold 01x16: (Jan/11/1968) As Dr. Kihlgren 
  Nobody 01x12: (Dec/07/1967) As Dr. Kihlgren 
  The Beast That Walks Like a Man 01x11: (Nov/30/1967) As Dr. Kihlgren 

Judd for the Defense (1967) 
  Fall of a Skylark (2) - the Appeal 01x18: (Jan/19/1968) As Judge. 
  Fall of a Skylark (1) - the Trial 01x17: (Jan/12/1968) As Judge 

Tarzan (1966) (1966) 
  The Professional 02x15: (Jan/05/1968) As Governor General 

Bonanza (1959) 
  Showdown at Tahoe 09x10: (Nov/19/1967) As Capt. Nells Larson 
  A Natural Wizard 07x13: (Dec/12/1965) As Dr. Woods 
  Day of Reckoning 02x07: (Oct/22/1960) As Ike Taggart 
  The Sun Mountain Herd 01x02: (Sep/19/1959) As Carl Harris 

Hogan's Heroes (1965) 
  How to Win Friends and Influence Nazis 03x07: (Oct/21/1967) As Dr. Karl Svenson 

CBS Playhouse (1966) 
  Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night 01x03: (Oct/17/1967) As Dr. Keller 

The Rat Patrol (1966) 
  The Two for One Raid 01x19: (Jan/16/1967) As Colonel Seidner 

The Big Valley (1965) 
  Wagonload of Dreams 02x16: (Jan/02/1967) As Steve Minter 
  Last Train to the Fair 01x30: (Apr/27/1966) As Aaron Moyers 
  Winner Lose All 01x07: (Oct/27/1965) As Bert Hadley 

A Man Called Shenandoah (1965) 
  End of a Legend 01x21: (Feb/07/1966) As Sheriff Garrett 

The Virginian (1962) 
  Blaze of Glory 04x15: (Dec/29/1965) As Ben Wallace 
  Run Away Home 01x29: (Apr/24/1963) As Karl Swenson (not playing himself!) 
  Riff-Raff 01x07: (Nov/07/1962) As Col. Theodore 'Theo' Roosevelt 

Dr. Kildare (1961) 
  Hour of Decision (6) 05x18: (Nov/15/1965) As Judge 
  Wives and Losers (3) 05x15: (Nov/02/1965) As Judge 
  The Life Machine (1) 05x13: (Oct/26/1965) As Judge 

Perry Mason (1957) 
  The Case of the 12th Wildcat 09x08: (Oct/31/1965) As Unk Hazekian 
  The Case of the Sleepy Slayer 08x04: (Oct/15/1964) As Charles Norman 
  The Case of the Bigamous Spouse 07x07: (Nov/14/1963) As Corley Ketchum 
  The Case of the Tarnished Trademark 05x18: (Jan/20/1962) As Axel Norstaad 

Rawhide (1959) 
  Moment in the Sun 07x17: (Jan/29/1965) As Merle 
  Incident at the Buffalo Smokehouse 02x06: (Oct/30/1959) As Sergeant 

The Fugitive (1963) (1963) 
  Brass Ring 02x16: (Jan/05/1965) As Morgan 
  Tug of War 02x07: (Oct/27/1964) As Service Station Owner 

Death Valley Days (1952) 
  A Bargain is for Keeping 13x17: (Dec/30/1964) As Reverend Hughes 

Mr. Novak (1963) 
  Love Among the Grown-ups 02x13: (Dec/29/1964) As Superintendant Haskell 

Profiles in Courage (1964) 
  Richard T. Ely 01x04: (Dec/06/1964) As Chynoweth 

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) 
  A Date for the Colonel's Daughter 01x10: (Nov/27/1964) As Harper 

Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963) 
  Once Upon a Savage Night 01x21: (Apr/02/1964) As Erickson 

The Bill Dana Show (1963) 
  Jose, the Matchmaker 01x21: (Mar/15/1964) As Fred Wilkins 

The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963) 
  The Day of the Search 01x18: (Jan/19/1964) As Bigger 
  The Day of the First Suitor 01x03: (Sep/29/1963) As Coley Bishop 

Wagon Train (1957) 
  The Jed Whitmore Story 07x17: (Jan/13/1964) As Harry Whitmore 
  The Jim Bridger Story 04x32: (May/10/1961) As Jim Bridger 

Temple Houston (1963) 
  Seventy Times Seven 01x11: (Dec/05/1963) As Sam Wade 

The Greatest Show on Earth (1963) 
  The Wrecker 01x12: (Dec/03/1963) As Louis 

The Lieutenant (1963) 
  Fall from a White Horse 01x11: (Nov/30/1963) As Marley 

77 Sunset Strip (1958) 
  By His Own Verdict 06x09: (Nov/15/1963) As Marty Kline 
  Twice Dead 04x24: (Mar/02/1962) As Tom Lansing 
  The Man in the Mirror 03x18: (Jan/13/1961) As Joseph Vanner 
  Two and Two Make Six 01x06: (Nov/14/1958) As Baldwin 

General Electric True (1962) 
  Security Risk 01x22: (Mar/03/1963) As Jim Kowalski 

Sam Benedict (1962) 
  Some Fires Die Slowly 01x22: (Feb/16/1963) As Watchman 
  Not Even the Gulls Shall Weep 01x17: (Jan/05/1963) As Barney Rossvalley 
  Nothing Equals Nothing 01x04: (Oct/06/1962) As Barney Rossvalley 

The Dakotas (1963) 
  Thunder In Pleasant Valley 01x05: (Feb/04/1963) As Harry McNeill 

The Andy Griffith Show (1960) 
  Mr. McBeevee 03x01: (Oct/01/1962) As Mr. McBeevee 

The Untouchables (1959) (1959) 
  Arsenal 03x27: (Jun/28/1962) As Stanley Zolinski 
  Mr. Moon 02x25: (Apr/20/1961) As Hans Dreiser 

Laramie (1959) 
  Trial by Fire 03x27: (Apr/10/1962) As Lars Carlson 
  A Grave for Cully Brown 03x20: (Feb/13/1962) As Bryan James 

SurfSide 6 (1960) 
  Who Is Sylvia? 02x21: (Feb/12/1962) As Charlie Haynes 

Ben Casey (1961) 
  And If I Die 01x13: (Jan/01/1962) As Dr. Barthold 

Outlaws (1960) (1960) 
  Return to New March 01x26: (May/25/1961) As guest star 

Have Gun, Will Travel (1957) 
  Brother's Keeper 04x33: (May/06/1961) As Sheriff 
  El Paso Stage 04x30: (Apr/15/1961) As Sam DeWitt 
  Fandango 04x24: (Mar/04/1961) As Lloyd Petty 
  Alaska 02x30: (Apr/18/1959) As Boris Tosheff 

Maverick (1957) 
  Family Pride 04x17: (Jan/08/1961) As General Josiah Warren 
  Shady Deal at Sunny Acres 02x10: (Nov/23/1958) As Sheriff Griffin 
  The Wrecker 01x11: (Dec/01/1957) As Captain Nares 

Hawaiian Eye (1959) 
  The Blue Goddess 02x06: (Oct/19/1960) As Martin Dunlap 

Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955) (1955) 
  Very Moral Theft 06x03: (Oct/11/1960) As John Thompson 
  On the Nose 03x20: (Feb/16/1958) As Ed Holland 

Klondike (1960) 
  Klondike Fever 01x01: (Oct/10/1960) As Judge Frank Weinstock 

Johnny Ringo (1959) 
  Lobo Lawman 01x37: (Jun/23/1960) As Marshal Kramer 

Mr. Lucky (1959) 
  Odyssey of Hate 01x32: (Jun/04/1960) As St. John 

The Rifleman (1958) 
  The Jailbird 02x33: (May/10/1960) As Chris Manse 
  The Vision 02x26: (Mar/22/1960) As Svenson 

The Texan (1958) 
  Cowards Don't Die 02x12: (Nov/30/1959) As Sam Maitland 
  Texan in Town 01x01: (Sep/29/1958) As Sheriff 

Black Saddle (1959) 
  Four from Stillwater 02x09: (Nov/27/1959) As Doc Wile 

Zane Grey Theatre (1956) 
  King of the Valley 04x09: (Nov/26/1959) As Will Harmon 
  The Sunrise Gun 03x26: (Apr/16/1959) As Lud Greening 
  This Man Must Die 02x16: (Jan/24/1958) As Lee Willis 

The Rebel (1959) 
  Panic 01x05: (Nov/01/1959) As Lew Bussey 

Riverboat (1959) 
  The Fight Back 01x06: (Oct/18/1959) As Ansel Torgin 

Lock-Up (1959) 
  The Failure 01x04: (Oct/17/1959) As Ed Reed 

Men into Space (1959) 
  Moon Landing 01x02: (Oct/07/1959) As Senator Jim Sloane 

Tightrope (US) (1959) 
  Stand on Velvet 01x04: (Sep/29/1959) As Brahn 

Bronco (1958) 
  Red Water North 01x20: (Sep/19/1959) As Taylor 
  The Silent Witness 01x13: (Mar/10/1959) As Casey 

Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958) 
  Chain of Command 01x21: (Mar/23/1959) As Van Kemp 
  Trial at Devil's Canyon 01x12: (Jan/05/1959) As Snipes 

The Jack Benny Program (1950) 
  Edgar Bergen Show 09x14: (Mar/22/1959) As Pierre 

Steve Canyon (1958) 
  Iron Curtain 01x23: (Mar/05/1959) As Karoli 

Sugarfoot (1957) 
  The Mysterious Stranger 02x12: (Feb/17/1959) As O'Hara 
  The Extra Hand 02x10: (Jan/20/1959) As Sharlakov 
  Price on His Head 01x17: (Apr/29/1958) As Bill 
  Small War at Custer Junction 01x09: (Jan/07/1958) As Andy Burke 

Trackdown (1957) 
  Terror 02x20: (Feb/04/1959) As Monroe 

Bat Masterson (1958) 
  Cheyenne Club 01x10: (Dec/17/1958) As Pate 

Colt .45 (1957) 
  Long Odds 01x26: (Apr/11/1958) As Courtwright 

Leave It to Beaver (1957) 
  Train Trip 01x26: (Apr/09/1958) As George Haskell 
  Voodoo Magic 01x13: (Jan/03/1958) As George Haskell 

The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) 
  Curfew Cannon 02x21: (Jan/24/1958) As Andre Rochambeau 

The Court of Last Resort (1957) 
  The John Smith Story 01x12: (Dec/20/1957) As Helstad 

Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1951) 
  The Lonely Wizard 07x08: (Nov/15/1957) As Asmussen 

The Walter Winchell File (1957) 
  Thou Shalt Not Kill 01x02: (Oct/09/1957) As Marish 

Robert Montgomery Presents Your Lucky Strike Theatre (1950) 
  One Minute to Ditch 08x28: (Mar/25/1957) As guest star 

Kraft Television Theatre (1947) (1947) 
  Ten Grapefruit to Lisbon 10x06: (Oct/24/1956) As First Mate 

Playwrights '56 (1955) 
  The Day the Trains Stopped Running 01x08: (Jan/03/1956) As Cy Crandell 

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  Alice in Wonderland 05x01: (Oct/23/1955) As Humpty Dumpty 
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