Paul Frees

  • Born: (Chicago, Illinois, United States)
  • Died: (Tiburon, California, United States) (age 66)

Solomon Hersh Frees, better known as Paul Frees, was an American actor, voice actor, comedian, impressionist and screenwriter known for his work on MGM, Walter Lantz, and Walt Disney theatrical cartoons during the Golden Age of Animation. Frees was known as "The Man of a Thousand Voices".

Frees was married five times.

Frees died at his home in Tiburon, California on November 2, 1986, from a self-administered overdose of pain medication. Though the official cause of death is listed as suicide, his agent issued a press release stating that he died from heart failure.

His body was cremated and his ashes scattered over the Pacific Ocean.

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