Dane Witherspoon

Dane Witherspoon
1957 - 2014

Dane Witherspoon  American Actor


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Dane Witherspoon passed away on 29th Mar 2014 aged 56.


Dane Witherspoon was previously married to Tracy K. Shaffer (1989 - 2011) and Robin Wright (1986 - 1988).


American Actor Dane Witherspoon was born Richard Dane Witherspoon on 8th December, 1957 in Denton, Texas and passed away on 29th Mar 2014 Denver, Colorado, USA aged 56. He is most remembered for Santa Barbara. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Dane Witherspoon is a member of the following lists: 2014 deaths, Male actors from Denver, Colorado and Male actors from Texas.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 23 years, 2 months 14 years, 7 months 4 years
Total2 23 years, 2 months 14 years, 7 months 4 years


First Name Richard
Middle Name Dane
Last Name Witherspoon
Full Name at Birth Richard Dane Witherspoon
Age 56 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th December, 1957
Birthplace Denton, Texas
Died 29th March, 2014
Place of Death Denver, Colorado, USA
Build Athletic
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Santa Barbara

Dane Witherspoon (December 27, 1957 – March 29, 2014) was an American actor who appeared in such daytime TV soap operas as Santa Barbara as Joe Perkins in 1984, and Capitol as Tyler McCandless from 1985 to 1986.

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Dane Witherspoon56 SagittariusActor
Tracy K. Shaffer-Actress
Robin Wright50 AriesActress


Asteroid1997Distraught ManTV Movie
Seedpeople1992Brad YatesMovie
Chameleons1989Dr. PritzkerTV Movie
Santa Barbara1984Joe PerkinsTV Show
Capitol1982Tyler McCandlessTV Show
Eight Is Enough1977RickTV Show
The Waltons1971ClintTV Show


Posted commentsView all comments (5)

RoseKeyMay 2, 2014

Who knows the cause of his death :(

dramamamaApr 8, 2014

I went to High School at with Dane Witherspoon. He was a wonderful young man. So sorry he passed away so young.

masliaFeb 2, 2014

I'm so tempted with Joe Perkins & Kelly in Santa Barbara esp. Dane Witherspoon. I just wish they are couples forever..

DianaJul 30, 2011

I was very little when i start it to watch this show ,,, Joy and Kelly the best couple ever , they shoud be forever together, lovely couple...

MatysFeb 7, 2010

Meine Lieblinge beim California Clan waren Jo Perkins und Kelly Capwell. Es war schlimm als er starb.

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