|Don Crosby - George Wallace Donald Crosby|
Don Crosby - Portrait by Douglas Baulch - 1963
|Born||29 October 1924
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Died||3 December 1985
Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia
|Education||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London|
|Occupation||Actor, announcer, director|
|Partner(s)||Elizabeth Teresa Glover|
|Parents||Joseph Alexander (Marshall) Crosby and Teresa King|
Don Crosby (29 October 1924 – 3 December 1985) was one of Australia's most distinguished actors, with a career spanning stage, radio, television and film. He urged the use of Australian actors where possible and spoke out against cuts in ABC funding. In 1980 he was awarded an OAM, and in 1985 he received the Australian Film Institute's Raymond Longford award for services to the industry. He was president of Actors Equity of Australia from 1976 until his death in 1985.
- "Don Crosby, stage and film actor and union activist". The Sydney Morning Herald, p. 23. Dec. 4, 1985.
- "The Australian Dictionary of Biography". Australian National University. 2007. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
- "Don Crosby (I) (1924–1985)". Internet Movie Database. May 2013.