Abrus, who had served as a military photography in the Army and ran a fashion photography business before becoming an actor, was so convincing in his role as Maj. Freedman, that co-star Alan Alda often found himself opening up to Arbus.
I did not know who his wife was but found this in Wikipedia.
"Their first daughter Doon (who would later become a writer), was born in 1945 and their second daughter Amy (who would later become a photographer), was born in 1954." His brother ans sister were also accomplished artists. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diane_Arbus
Nikonians is the Smithsonian of Nikon knowledge. If there is a question they can't answer, I want to see the question.