6/8/14 9:47a The Academy Awards Ceremony 1970: Maggie Smith Best Actress Oscar for "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie'' Presenter: Cliff Robertson Accepting for Maggie Smith Alice Ghostly 1969 Photo is from 1979 Oscar Ceremony.
Clifford Parker "Cliff" Robertson III (Sept 9, 1923 – Sept 10, 2011 in La Jolla, Ca) - an American actor with a film & tv career that spanned half a century. His Texas-born father was "the idle heir to a tidy sum of ranching money". Parents divorced age 1, mom age was 2. Raised by his grandmother, he & his father rarely saw each another. Served in the US Merchant Marine in WWII. A certified private pilot. 1 day after his 88th birthday, Robertson died of natural causes in Stony Brook, NY