75 (passed away Mar. 3rd, 2018)
Oct. 31st, 1942
Peoria, Illinois, USA
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David Ogden Stiers was an American actor, voice actor and musician,known for The Dead Zone, Stargate: Atlantis, Lilo & Stitch: The Series and Mash.
- Was a high school classmate of Chicago Sun-Times film critic 'Roger Ebert' (qv).
- Provided the voice of Cogsworth the clock in Disney's _Beauty and the Beast (1991)_ (qv). His advice to the Beast on what to give Belle, "Flowers, chocolates, promises you don't intend to keep..." was his own creation.
- Graduated High School at North Eugene High School, Oregon.
- Provided several other voices for Disney: Gov. Ratcliffe & Wiggins in _Pocahontas (1995)_ (qv) and _Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World (1998) (V)_ (qv); narrator in _Beauty and the Beast (1991)_ (qv); and the Archdeacon in _The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)_ (qv).
- Has conducted 70 orchestras in over 100 appearances. He is resident conductor of the Newport Symphony Orchestra in Newport, Oregon.
- Played French horn in the orchestra at Julliard, which is rather more amusing considering an episode of _"M*A*S*H" (1972)_ (qv) where he bothers Hawkeye and B.J. with persistent bad horn playing.
- Some of the _"M*A*S*H" (1972)_ (qv) actors jokingly had his dressing room painted orange and purple while Stiers was off for Thanksgiving break.
- His last name is pronounced "styers".