Robert Blake is an American actor who was born on September 18, 1933, in Nutley, New Jersey.
He began his career as a child actor in the 1930s and went on to appear in numerous films and television shows over the course of his career.
Some of his most notable roles include playing the title character in the 1960s television series “Baretta,” and appearing in films such as “In Cold Blood” (1967) and “Lost Highway” (1997).
In addition to his acting career, Robert Blake has also been involved in a number of controversies. He was famously acquitted of the murder of his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley, in 2005 after a highly publicized trial.
Blake has also been involved in a number of legal disputes over the years, including lawsuits related to his former bodyguard’s death and allegations of financial impropriety.
Blake died from heart disease in Los Angeles, on March 9, 2023, at the age of 89.
Robert Blake First wife: Who is Sondra Blake?
Sondra Blake is the first wife of actor Robert Blake. Sondra was also an actress and appeared in several films and TV shows, including “Hogan’s Heroes,” “The Beverly Hillbillies,” and “Baretta,” which starred her then-husband Robert Blake.
Sondra and Robert Blake were married in 1961 and had two children together, a son named Noah and a daughter named Delinah.
However, their marriage was not a happy one, and they divorced in 1983 after more than 20 years together. After their divorce, Sondra largely withdrew from public life and has not made many public appearances or statements.